Cybersecurity Training Grant Research Opportunities

A joint effort of Engineering Technology and Computer Science has been awarded a grant from the Office of Naval Research to build a team for opportunities of existing Undergraduate students capable of effectively conducting research studies in the area of cybersecurity, pairing a variety of skills with organization and leadership.  

The goal of this grant is to develop research initiatives that will produce Workshops (in person), Virtual Workshops, research for paper publications, research presentations in classroom settings, and coursework development. 

The project will be led by principal investigator Dr. Mohd Hasan Ali, Assoc. Professor in Electrical Computer Engineering, and Co-PI Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta from Computer Science, Hill Professor in Cybersecurity, both of whom are directors of the Center for Information Assurance. This grant is a part of the center's mission on education and outreach in cybersecurity.

For more information on this opportunity, contact The Center for Information Assurance at cfia@memphis.edu.