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Jose Lineros currently teaches AIS, ERP, IT Audit, and Internal Audit at the University of North Texas.  He previously taught MIS and computer science at UTD, TAMU-Commerce and Brookhaven.  He holds a Masters in Telecommunications from the University of Dallas and a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington.  His credentials include a CISA, CPA, CIA, CFE, CRISC, and is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist.  He has published numerous articles in journals such as Learning Performance Quarterly, the Journal of Social Media in Society, and the Global eLearning Journal.  Additionally, he has frequently lectured on mobile device security, Wi-Fi architecture vulnerabilities, and their business implications.  He has contributed IT Audit expertise on two information technology textbooks and as the Director of Academic Relations for ISACA, taught CISA review classes at two different universities.  

Industry Experience

Energy Future Holdings (Formerly TXU Corp.) 

Senior IT auditor of SCADA systems, nuclear plant (Comanche Peak), coal plants, automated meter reading systems and network penetration tests

Managed IT implementation projects of new audit hardware/software

Reviewed telecommunication and network policies/procedures

Taught seminars on IT audit controls and security


IT Auditor for telecommunications networks and network sharing platforms

Financial and Operational auditor on joint venture and offshore royalty/working interest allocations

Lead accountant on Louisiana and Kansas gas plants (Cameron and Jayhawk)

Lead accountant on Alaskan gas allocations (Prudhoe Bay)

Academic Interests: 

Masters in Telecommunications from the University of Dallas

BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington


Research interests are IT and its impact on accounting pedagogy.