MSE Research Project Database

Cyber security management

Project Leader: Atif Ahmad
Staff: Dr Atif Ahmad, Dr Sean Maynard, Dr Shanton Chang, Dr Moneer Alshaikh, Dr Humza Naseer, Craig Horne
Student: Carlos Andres Aqudelo Serna, Mazino Onibere, Stephanie James, Chee Kong Wong, Sam Pitruzzello, Anitya Nijhara, Abid Shah, Ritu Lakshmi Kudallur Ramanathan
Collaborators: Prof Monica Whitty (Arts), Dr Rens Scheepers (Deakin)
Primary Contact: Sean Maynard (
Keywords: business information systems; information security; information systems; organisational information systems
Disciplines: Computing and Information Systems
Domains: Networks and data in society

The information security team researches the management of information security in organisations. Topics of interest include secure knowledge management, incident response, security culture, security strategy, security risk, security policy and security governance.

Priority Area for new PhD Students: Incident response

We have a large number of students, however we are still keen to discuss supervision opportunities with high-achieving (with marks about an equivalent University of Melbourne score of 80%) students considering a PhD. More information about applying for a PhD