Centre for Cyber Security

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  • Ron Austin

    Associate Professor

    Ron has 17 years’ industrial experience working for Telewest, Energis and Cable and Wireless.  He managed and built the Freeserve network before moving to Cable and Wireless where he managed the network management systems (Operational Systems Support (OSS)) for the Voice Over IP (VOIP) network.

  • John Higgins

    Senior Lecturer

    John began work as a technician apprentice in the heavy electrical systems, including nuclear power plant and high voltage distribution, then contract installation of industrial automation and controls systems. He has previously worked as an aircraft flight systems maintenance engineer (X Licensed) for 13 years then went onto...

  • Richard Kay

    Senior Lecturer

    Richard worked on the telecommunications development and related commissioning, manufacturing and CAD/CAM from 1976 to 1979. He worked on IT user and systems support and programming from 1979 to 1995 at UCE (previously Birmingham Polytechnic). Since then he has worked as a lecturer and senior lecturer at BCU (previously UCE).

  • Duncan Maidens

    Senior Technologist/Lecturer

    Duncan Maidens graduated from University of Newcastle upon Tyne with a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in 1987. He started working life as BBC engineer followed by a period as a Royal Navy Instructor Officer.  After returning to University and gaining an MSc in Data Telecoms and Computer Networks, Duncan...

  • Dr Syed Naqvi

    Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security and Forensics; Course Director, MSc Cyber Security

    Syed joined Birmingham City University in August 2014. Previously he worked in the Forensic Technology Solutions (FTS) of PricewaterhouseCoopers Enterprise Advisory. His consultancy assignments included antitrust investigations and litigation support services for corporate disputes. He was mainly involved in the collection and...

  • Dr Esther Palomar

    Reader in Computing

    Esther Palomar is a Reader of  Computing at the University’s School of Computing and Digital Technology . After graduating from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain, Esther gained employment as a computer forensic auditor at an international auditing firm, before returning to the university in 2004 to complete a PhD...

  • Richard Smith

    Senior Lecturer

    Senior lecturer delivering the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) Security curriculum, IT Essentials (CompTIA A+), EMC, VMware and Citrix which provide career oriented coverage of introductory and advanced networking skills, whilst also providing opportunities for hands-on...

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Senior Research Fellows

Ali Haidar (Software Security)

Maya Chehab (Identity, Access Management)