Members

Director

Mohamed Shehab, Associate Professor

Current Students

  1. Abeer Al-Jarrah, Ph.D. Candiate, Fall 2012-Present
    Current Research Topic: “Securing Hybrid Mobile Applications”
  2. Md Nazmus Sakib Miazi, Ph.D. Student, Fall 2016-Present
    Current Research Topic: “Indoor Location Tracking Privacy”
  3. Usman Rauf, Ph.D. Student, Fall 2016-Present
    Current Research Topic: “Bio-Inspired Security Modeling”
  4. Elham Al Qahtani, Ph.D Student, Fall 2017-Present
    Current Research Topic: “Investigating Social Influences on User Policy Decisions”
  5. Enas Al Kawasmi, Ph.D. Student, Fall 2017-Present
    Current Research Topic: “Block Chain Models and Access Control Policy Encoding”

Previous Students

  1. Yousra Javed, Ph.D., Spring 2012-Summer 2017
    Research Topic: “Usability and Social Network Policy Composition and Verification”
    Currently: Assistant Professor at the Illinois State University
  2. Fadi Mohsen, Ph.D., Spring 2013-Summer 2016
    Dissertation: “Exploring Varied Approaches for Countering the Privacy and Security Risks of Third-party Mobile Applications”,
    Currently: Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan at Flint
  3. Emmanuel Bello-Ogunu, Ph.D., Spring 2013-Summer 2016
    Dissertation: “A Framework for User-Centric Privacy Management Regarding Bluetooth Low Energy Beacons”
    Currently: MITRE Corporation
  4. Hakim Touati, Ph.D., Fall 2009-Fall 2012
    Current Research Topic: “Semi-Supervised Learning Approaches for Policy Management”
    Advised by Mohamed Shehab during (2009-2012)
  5. Gorrell Cheek, Ph.D., Fall 2008-Summer 2013
    Dissertation: “User Centric Policy Management”
    Currently: Security Officer in the Financial Services Sector.
  6. Said Marouf, Ph.D., Fall 2008-Summer 2012
    Dissertation: “Clustering and Recommendation Techniques for Access Control Policy Management”
    Currently: Dean of College of Information Technology, Palestine University
  7. Moo Nam Ko, Ph.D., Fall 2007-Fall 2011
    Dissertation: “User-Centric Secure Cross-Site Interaction Framework for Online Social Networking Services”
    Currently: Senior Software Engineer at Prodigy Meters, NC
  8. Napoleon Paxton, Ph.D., Fall 2007-Fall 2011
    Dissertation: “Development of a Multi-layered Botmaster Based Analysis Framework”
    Currently: Research Scientist at Navy Research Lab, VA
    (Co-Advised with Gail-Joon Ahn)
  9. Wenjuan Xu, Ph.D., Fall 2007-Fall 2010
    Dissertation: “Systematic policy analysis and management.”
    Currently: Assistant Professor at Frostburg State University, MD
    (Co-Advised with Gail-Joon Ahn)
  10. Jing Jin, Ph.D., Fall 2007-Fall 2009
    Dissertation: “Assured Information Sharing for Ad-hoc Collaboration”
    Currently: Security Architect at Deutsche Bank
    (Co-Advised with Gail-Joon Ahn)