Phillip Romig III

Professor of Practice, Computer Science

Phil joined the Math and Computer Science department at the Colorado School of Mines in 1999 as an adjunct faculty member teaching operating systems, programing and discrete mathematics. In the spring of 2001, he joined the staff of the Computing Center (now Information Technology and Services). Over the last 19 years he held various positions including Manager of Networking & Telecommunications, Director of Infrastructure, and interim CIO. During this time he remained connected to the Computer Science department continuing to teach at least one course per year.  Dr. Romig is currently the institution’s Chief Information Security Officer. This fall he formally joins the academic faculty as a Professor of Practice in Computer Science.


  • Ph.D. – Computer Science from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln
  • M.S. – Computer Science from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln
  • B.A. – Religion from Nebraska Wesleyan University