MSE Research Project Database

Information security management

Project Leader: Atif Ahmad
Staff: Dr Atif Ahmad, Dr Sean Maynard, Dr Shanton Chang, Dr Moneer Alshaikh
Student: Craig Horne, Humza Naseer, 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, security culture, security strategy and decision making, security risk identification and assessment, the impact of generational differences on information security, security policy, security governance, and incident response. 

We are keen to discuss supervision opportunities with high-achieving students considering a PhD.  Please click here ( for more information.