Anthony Chavis

Assistant Professor

JWU Faculty Since 2016

Anthony Chavis

Contact Info


Anthony Chavis has been with JWU since 2016 teaching Cyber Security and Networking courses. Prior to joining JWU, he served in the U.S. Army (Military Intelligence) for 10 years and was a private contractor working for various companies and U.S. Government agencies in the field of Signal Intelligence, Cyber Security, and Network Engineering.


  • Boston University, MS
  • Western International University, BS
  • Cochise College, AAS


Q&A with Anthony

How Did You Get Started?

Started out in the U.S. Army, Military Intelligence for 10 years, started implementing different Information and Cyber Security solutions while being deployed to various combat zones throughout the world. After 10 years in the army, he became a private defense contractor (Special Operation Solutions) in Afghanistan holding several roles in a 5-year span ending as the Director of Technical Operations within his company. Afterward moved to Rhode Island worked at Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) as a Cyber Security Architect for a private defense contractor.