Ted Rodill, Lieutenant Colonel, USA (Retired)

Executive Director, Defense Research Programs


Ted Rodill is the Executive Director of Defense Research Programs for the Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security (KRI) at Northeastern University and directs its vast defense research and development program portfolios. Prior to joining KRI, Ted served as an Officer in the U.S. Army for over 24 years. Throughout his distinguished military career, Ted served in a variety of senior leadership positions including assignments in the intelligence community and Joint Program Offices. Ted specializes in Cyber Security, Information Assurance, Information Systems, and Program Management.
Ted holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Delaware, and a Master of Science degree in Information Systems Information Assurance. Professional certifications include: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and various Defense Acquisition and Program Management certifications and training.