Researcher

Dr Arash Shaghaghi

Fields of Research (FoR)

Computer System Security, Computer Communications Networks

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Biography

Dr Arash Shaghaghi is a Lecturer in Cyber Security at the Centre for Cyber Security Research & Innovation (CSRI), Deakin University. He also holds affiliation with UNSW Sydney as a Visiting Fellow. Before joining Deakin, he completed his PostDoc at UNSW Sydney and has held positions with the University of Melbourne and the University of Texas at Dallas (USA). Arash received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from The University of...view more

Dr Arash Shaghaghi is a Lecturer in Cyber Security at the Centre for Cyber Security Research & Innovation (CSRI), Deakin University. He also holds affiliation with UNSW Sydney as a Visiting Fellow. Before joining Deakin, he completed his PostDoc at UNSW Sydney and has held positions with the University of Melbourne and the University of Texas at Dallas (USA). Arash received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) and MSc in Information Security from University College London (UCL). He has a track record of collaboration with distinguished cyber security researchers in Australia and globally, which have led to publications at prestigious and highly competitive security and networking conferences. Arash has also secured a number of internal and external grants. He is a system security researcher with expertise in Access Control, Network Security, Internet of Things, and Blockchain. Arash serves as an Associate Editor of Ad Hoc Networks Journal, a board member at the Australian Privacy Foundation (APF), and holds membership with the Australian Information Security Association (AISA) and IEEE.


My Qualifications

  • PhD - UNSW Sydney
  • MSc - University College London (UCL)

 


My Awards

2018 - now:

  • Deakin University, School of Information Technology Award - Excellence in Early Career Research Performance, 2020.
  • Best Demo Award, The 45th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN) [Core A-ranked], 2020.
  • Deakin University, School of Information Technology Award - Excellence in Teaching & Unit Development, 2020.
  • Deakin University, School of Information Technology Award - Successfully Embedding Industry Certifications within Cyber Security Units, 2020.
  • Deakin University, School of Information Technology Award - Excellence in International Student Engagement, 2020.
  • Deakin University, School of Information Technology - Teaching & Learning Award: Outstanding Industry Capstone Supervisor, 2019.
  • The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney), UNSW ARC Research Student Award, 2018

My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Broadly, Computer Security and Privacy. More specifically, Access Control, Network Security, Internet of Things, and Blockchain. I'm also passionate about developing usable and verifiable Privacy Enhancing Technology (PET) solutions. I'm looking to recruit domestic and international Ph.D. students in-line with my area of research interest with competitive scholarships of up to AUD 50K. If interested, contact me with your CV and transcripts.


Currently supervising

At UNSW Sydney (Ph.D.):

  • Co-Supervisor for Uzma Maroof (Main supervisor: Prof. Sanjay Jha)
  • Co-Supervisor for Carlos Rivera (Main supervisor: Prof. Salil Kanhere)

 

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