Judie Heineman, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor in Department of Mathematical, Information and Computer Sciences

For almost 28 years, Judie Heineman served in the United States Navy and recently retired as a U.S. Navy Captain.  An accomplished leader with a focus in information technology, she delivered critical communications capability ashore and afloat both in the United States and overseas. She has been the Chief Information Officer for a Carrier Strike Group in San Diego, California; the Director of Information Technology the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island; and the Commanding Officer at the U.S. Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station in San Diego, California.  A lifelong learner, Judie has a Doctorate in Education (Educational Leadership), a Master’s of Science Degree in Information Technology Management, and a Master’s of Arts Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies.  She is also a certified Department of Defense Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer. 

 

As a community volunteer, Judie has taught computer skills to Senior Citizens at non-profit facilities in San Diego. She is also a registered yoga teacher (RYT-200) and a hospice volunteer. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at Point Loma Nazarene University in the Mathematics, Information, and Computer Sciences Department and in the College of Extended Studies. She is an affiliate faculty member at San Diego State University in the College of Education.

Education

Ed.D. Doctor of Education (Educational Leadership), San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

  • M.A. National Defense and Strategic Studies, U.S. Naval War College, Newport, RI
  • M.S. Information Technology Management, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
  • B.A. Chemistry, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

Courses Taught

  • SCL-302 Group and Organizational Behavior, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • CIT-214 Computer Hardware and Networking, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • CIT-314 Computer Networking, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • CIT-324 Computer Security and Information Assurance

Professional and Community Involvement

 

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION 

  • Chief Information Officer, National Defense University, Washington, DC
  • Chief Information Security Officer, National Defense University, Washington, DC
  • Designated Approval Authority (CNSSI No. 4012)
  • Information Systems Security Professional (NSTISSI No. 4011)

Dissertations, Presentations, and Publications

PUBLICATIONS Peer Reviewed

  • Heineman, J.A. (2017). From boots to suits: Women veterans transitioning to community college students. New Directions for Community Colleges, 2017, 77-88. doi:10.1002/cc.20264.

 

  • Heineman, J. A. (2015). Supporting veterans: Creating a “military-friendly” community college campus. Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 40(3), 219-227.

 

  • Heineman, J. A. (2014). Do Colleges’ Military-Friendly designation make a difference? A propensity score analysis. Journal of Progressive Policy and Practice, 2(2), 147-156.

PRESENTATIONS AT PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCES

  • Heineman, J. (2016, March). Women veterans and their transition to the community college. California Community College Chancellor’s Office Veteran’s Summit. City of Industry, CA.

 

  • Heineman, J. (2015, March). Do community colleges’ “military-friendly” designation make a difference? Council for the Study of Community Colleges. Fort Worth, TX.

 

  • Heineman, J. (2015, March). Creating a military-friendly community college environment. Poster presentation. Council for the Study of Community Colleges. Fort Worth, TX.