TL;DR

I am a PhD student in Computer Science at the Missouri University of Science and Technology. Dr. Ali Hurson and Dr. Sahra Sedigh Sarvestani are my advisors.


Education

Missouri University of Science and Technology


Recent Research Activities


Awards

  • IEEE Student Travel Grant for IEEE PerCom 2015 in St. Louis, MO
  • Missouri S&T IA-GAANN Fellowship
  • Missouri S&T Chancellor's Fellowship
  • Missouri S&T Department of Computer Science Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
    • Fall 2015 - Spring 2016 academic year
    • Fall 2016 - Spring 2017 academic year

Teaching Experience


Work Experience

Sandia National Laboratories

  • Center for Cyber Defenders Student Technical Intern
    • Albuquerque, New Mexico
      • May 2010 to May 2012
    • Livermore, California
      • May 2012 to January 2013
      • November 2015 to Present

Missouri S&T

  • Undergraduate Grader (January 2010 - May 2010)
    • Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Peer Learning Assistant (August 2010 - January 2012)
    • Calculus II
    • Digital Systems Design
    • Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Graduate Student Assistant for Missouri S&T GenCyber Camp (Summer 2015)

Other Activities

Missouri S&T ACM SIG Game (Fall 2009 - Spring 2016)

Missouri S&T ACM SIG Security (Fall 2010 - Spring 2012)

  • Organized presentations on cybersecurity from experts in the area
  • Presented demos and lectures on cybersecurity topics
  • Held leadership positions
    • Publicity Officer
    • Chair