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Jason Wulf, MEd, BS

Manager, Information Technology

The Biodesign Institute, Research Infrastructure


As the manager of the Research Computing Group, Jason is spearheading a new department aimed at enabling scientific research through technology. This role supports the broad and exciting endeavors at the Biodesign Institute under the leadership of Dr. DuBois, Dr. Cheatham, and Michael McLeod.

Previously Jason served in the Biodesign Institute's "Center for Evolutionary Medicine and Informatics" performing bioinformatics system administration for systems in comparative genomics, computational developmental biology, database development, leading various projects, and working with world renowned scientists. Prior roles included, directing all technology functions of a television station and media department with award winning journalists, and managing a service desk for OKED (formerly known as the OVPR-EA) with technology oversight of radiation safety, animal care, ORSPA, and property control.

Jason's most recent activity have been acquiring a $195k SAN donation in collaboration with MD/PhD's and is currently investigating cloud computing resources. Prior history includes active directory/LDAP integrations, architecting data center solutions, and state wide television broadcast implementations. Specialties include infrastructure, security, and process optimization with business alignment.


 Master of Arts, Educational Leadership with distinction
Bachelor of Applied Science, Management/Leadership
Associate of Applied Science, Linux Networking Administration
Associate of Applied Science, Microsoft Networking Technology
Associate of Applied Science, Computer Technology
Associate of Applied Science, Networking Technology: Cisco
Northern Arizona University
CharterOak State College
Estrella Community College
Gateway Community College
Rio Salado Community College
Gateway Community College


Academic Certificates

Linux Network Administration
Linux Professional
Linux Associate
Network Professional
Networking Technology: Cisco
Networking Administration: Cisco
Herbal Studies
Locksmithing - Diploma
Estrella Community College
Estrella Community College
Estrella Community College
Rio Salado Community College
Gateway Community College
Gateway Community College
Penn Foster
Penn Foster
Ashworth College


Management & Metric Certifications

ScrumMaster -- Scrum Alliance Certified ScrumMaster (Agile Framework)
HDI-SCD -- Help Desk Institute Support Center Director
HDI-SCP -- Help Desk Institute Support Center Manager
ITIL v3 -- Information Technology Infrastructure Library v3 Foundation
COBIT v4.1 -- Control Objectives for Information and related Technology Foundation v4.1
ITSM -- IT Service Management Foundation (Based on ISO/IEC 20000)


Security & Healthcare Certifications

C|CISO -- Certified Chief Information Security Officer
CISSP -- Certified Information Systems Security Professional
CISSP-ISSMP -- Information System Security Management Professional
CISM -- Certified Information Security Manager
CIPP/IT -- Certified Information Privacy Professional / Information Technology
SSCP -- Systems Security Certified Practitioner
CASP --CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner CE
HealthCare IT -- CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician
Arizona DPS -- Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance
ISFS -- Information Security Foundation (Based on ISO/IEC 27002)
CNSS No. 4016 -- Risk Analyst
Security Plus -- CompTIA Certified Security Professional CE
CNSS No. 4013 -- Systems Administrators (SA)
HS Care -- Heart Savers Emergency Care / First Aid
HS CPR -- CPR Adult, Child & Infant
NSA IAM -- National Security Agency INFOSEC Assessment Methodology
Security Best Practices for Mac OS X


IT Certifications

Green IT -- CompTIA Green IT Professional
ACSA -- Apple Certified System Administrator 10.4
Apple Xsan -- Apple SAN Administration
RHCT -- Red Hat Certified Technician
ACSA -- Apple Certified Systems Administrator
ACTC -- Apple Certified Technical Coordinator
ACHDS -- Apple Certified Helpdesk Specialist
Apple Directory Services Integration and Administration
A -- CompTIA Certified Computer Technician CE
Network Plus -- CompTIA Certified Network Technician
INet Plus -- CompTIA Certified Internetwork Professional
Linux Plus -- CompTIA Certified Linux Administrator
HP STAR -- Netserver Technical Professional
OLCIS -- Oracle Linux Certified Implementation Specialist

* 30 computer hardware certifications not listed.



Martial Arts

  • Black belt in To-Shin Do
  • Green Belt in Goju-Ryu



  • Technical Writing (Documentation)
  • Blogging on Business and Technical areas
  • Publishing Poetry to various sources



  • IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • InfraGard - Arizona Division
  • ISACA - Information Systems Audit and Control Association
  • ISSA - Information Systems Security Association
  • Phoenix ISC2 - Phoenix Chapter of the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium
  • PMI - Project Management Institute
  • Scrum Alliance
  • SDSUG - Sonoran Desert Security User Group
  • Toastmasters International - Treasurer