Annie has been teaching since 2012 at the University of Washington in the Information School. What was an guest lecturer position turned into a full-time faculty lecturer position in 2015. In the fall of 2019, she became a senior lecturer.
Searle is the academic advisor to the UW Student Chapter of ISACA, and iSchool liaison to the UW Jackson School’s Global Cybersecurity Policy Initiative.
Searle’s specific teaching areas are information management, ethics and conduct risk, cybersecurity, global response around potentially catastrophic events, reputation risk, leadership, and crisis management.
Courses that she teaches include:
IMT556 Information and Operational Risk
IMT557 Operational Risk Management in the Public & Private Sectors
IMT550 Policy and Ethics in Information Management
IMT500 Foundations of Information Management
IMT585 Consulting Practices
INFO312 Enterprise Risk Management
INFO415 Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity