I recently submitted my doctoral dissertation for
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science and Engineering at The
University of New South Wales* (UNSW Sydney), Australia. During
my Ph.D., I was associated with Networked
Systems and Security Group (NetSys) and CySPri Lab at UNSW
Sydney, and Networks
Group at Data61, CSIRO. I was the recipient of full
scholarship throughout my doctoral studies from UNSW and
Australian Government as well as top-up from Data61, CSIRO. My
Ph.D. supervisors were Prof. Sanjay Jha, Prof. Mohamed
Ali (Dali) Kaafar, and A/Prof. Salil Kanhere. The title of my dissertation was "Securing Software-Defined Network Enabled Enterprises Against Insider Threats".
Previously, I completed a Master of Science in Information Security at
University College London (UCL)**, UK. My MSc thesis was supevised
Professor Yvo Desmedt (ranked in the top 5%).
For my undergraduate studies, I completed a
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with full
Distinction at Heriot-Watt University of
Scotland (ranked as top student).
* UNSW is ranked 31st in the field of Engineering in
QS World University Rankings and ranked 45th
** University College London (UCL) is consistently ranked in the top 5
universities in the world by
QS Global Universities Rankings. I've been listed here as