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Brian Payne

Brian Payne

Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs

Contact Information


Email: bpayne@odu.edu

Phone: 757-683-4757



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  • Research Interests

    Pedagogy, Elder Abuse, Cybercrime, White-collar Crime
  • 2019: Indiana University of Pennsylvania College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction
  • 2017: ConnectEDx EAB Speaker, October 2017
  • 2017: SEES Student Success Award
  • 2015: NACADA, Region 2 Excellence In Advising Outstanding Advising Advocate
  • 2015: President, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
  • 2014: Listed as one of six criminal justice scholars to be identified as "most prolific" in two time periods, Journal of Criminal Justice Education
  • 2012: Board Member, Atlanta Police Leadership Institute
  • 2011: Listed 6th for # of articles in elite criminal justice journals in Journal of CJ Education
  • 2010: Vice President, Southern Criminal Justice Association
  • 2010: President, Southern Criminal Justice Association
  • 2009: Board Member, Program Director, Children Without a Voice USA, Inc.
  • 2009: Distinguished Alumni Award, Dept. of Criminology, Indiana Universty of Pennsylvaia
  • 2008: Board Member, Crime Stoppers Atlanta
  • 2008: Department received Institutional Effectiveness Award, Georgia State University
  • 2008: Second Vice President , Southern Criminal Justice Association
  • 2008: Outstanding Educator of the Year, Southern Criminal Justice Association
  • 2006: Listed as one of Top Ten Authors Publishing in LEading Criminal Justice Journals (Steiner, 2006)
  • 2006: Old Dominion University nominee for Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award
  • 2005: Scholars Engaging in Collaborative Research Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2005: Editor, American Journal of Criminal Justice
  • 2001: Advisor of the Year Award, College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Payne, B. K.; Wu, H.; Xin, C. "Preparing Future Cybersecurity LeADERS through Applied Learning Experiences (National Science Foundation)" $3,906,604. February 15, 2021 - February 14, 2026
    Payne, B. K.; Robinson, R. M.; Costanzo, J.; Wu, H. "Coastal Virginia Center for Cyber Innovation (Virginia Innovation Partnership Authority -- Commonwealth Cyber Initiative)" $6,650,000. July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2023
    Xin, C.; Wu, H.; Pribesh, S. L.; Payne, B. K. "Improving the Success of Low-Income Students in a Cybersecurity Program (National Science Foundation)" $1,000,000. July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2023
    Payne, B. K.; Wu, H. "SATC: EDU: Creating Cybersecurity Pathways Between Community Colleges and Universities (National Science Foundation)" $499,356. August 1, 2019 - July 31, 2022
    Payne, B. K.; Sanzo, K. L.; Stansberry, D. "Designing an Institution Ready for African American and Latinx Students (Lumina Foundation - SCHEV)" $105,000. October 1, 2020 - August 31, 2021
    Wu, H.; Xin, C.; Zhao, D.; Sanzo, K. L.; Payne, B. K. "NSF INCLUDES: Building Cybersecurity Inclusive Pathways towards Higher Education and Research" $100,000. June 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021
    Payne, B.; Mayes, L.; Paredes, T.; Sanzo, K. L.; Vandecar-Burdin, T. "Designing the Future of Experiential Learning at Old Dominion University (State Council of Higher Education for Virginia)" $25,000. April 1, 2020 - March 31, 2021
    Payne, B. K.; Nadeem, T. "Bridging the Disciplinary Gaps in Cybersecurity Curricula through General Education (National Science Foundation)" $499,994. August 1, 2017 - July 31, 2020
    Wu, H.; Xin, C.; Payne, B. K.; Wang, C. "Planning Grant: Engineering Research Center for Safe and Secure Artificial Intelligence Solutions (National Science Foundation)" $100,000. July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019
    Payne, B. K.; Lisa, M. "Creating a text-book free pathway to a Bachelor's Z-Degree (State Council of Higher Education for Virginia)" $140,000. January 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018
    Payne, B. K. "Hampton Roads Cybersecurity Education, Workforce And Economic Development Alliance (National Institute of Standards and Technology)" $199,000. October 1, 2016 - April 30, 2018