I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at SUNY Albany. I am also affiliated with the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, and Cybersecurity and the Informatics PhD Program. I co-direct the Albany Lab for Privacy & Security (ALPS).

My research interests revolve around information security, privacy, and trust in computing environments. Check out my research page or ALPS for more specific topics.

I received my PhD in Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and my Master’s and Bachelor’s in Computer Science/Engineering from Sharif University of Technology and Ferdowsi University, respectively. More details can be found in my CV.

Interested in information security and privacy research? Take a look at the opportunities and open positions.

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Spring 2019 Office Hours: Fridays 10am-12pm or by appointment