Angelica Marotta is a Research Affiliate in Cybersecurity at MIT Sloan (CAMS) Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Angelica’s research explores several topics, including cybersecurity culture, risk management, and regulatory compliance. Angelica is also conducting research in association with the National Research Council of Italy (CNR). She has an interdisciplinary background having studied and worked in a variety of fields. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Pisa, a Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security, and a master’s degree in Justice Studies with a specialization in Cyber Security from Southern New Hampshire University. She is also a Certified Information Security Management System Auditor (ISO/IEC 270001). In addition to her research activity, she teaches Ethical Management in Public Safety in the Homeland Security and Emergency Management program at Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, NJ. Angelica is a frequent presenter at international conferences and co-authored several papers on cyber insurance, risk management, cybersecurity culture, and compliance. She has earned numerous professional distinctions, including winning the 2021 Best Paper Award at the IACIS (International Association for Computer Information Systems) Europe Conference.
Angelica is currently serving as President-Elect of the Rotary E-Club of Silicon Valley, and is contributing to the community through service and volunteer work.