Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.


B.S., University of Massachusetts

Field of Specialty

IT Security and Compliance

Contact Information


Richard Messier

Ric Messier, CEH, CISSP, is a senior security consultant who first experienced what is now called the Internet nearly 30 years ago. Ric worked for several years at one of the world's largest service providers, providing security guidance. He also worked for several years as the leader in VoIP technologies, providing security leadership for their product lines.

Courses Taught

RIAS 115 Information Technology Forensics and Investigations
RIAS 125 Principles of Incident Response and Disaster Recovery
RIAS 172 Network Security
RIAS 190 Special Topics in Information Assurance and Security
RMGT 175 IT Security and Compliance