Human-centric Security: Modelling and measuring end user susceptibility to cyber security threats
15 Aug 2019 12am AEST
15 Nov 2019 12am AEDT
Scholarship available to
Human-centric Security: Modelling and measuring end user susceptibility to cyber security threats:
This is a project in collaboration with Prof. Dali Kaafar, Department of Computing (Faculty of Science and Engineering) and Prof. Mark Wiggins, Department of Psychology (Faculty of Human Sciences) investigating tailored and personalised end-user centric cyber security tools and technologies by e.g. assessing and then developing practical solutions for personalised educational interventions targeting to influence user behaviour in a range of contexts.
This scholarship is available to eligible domestic candidates to undertake a direct entry 3-year PhD program.
To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants are expected to have a record of excellent academic performance and additional relevant research experience and/or peer-reviewed research activity at a minimum level of a first-class Honours research degree or Master of Research, in line with the University’s scholarship rating guidelines. Refer to the Rating Scholarship Applicants section for more information about these guidelines.
The scholarship is comprised of the Tuition Fee Offset and a Macquarie University Research Excellence Scholarship (MQRES) Living Allowance/Stipend.
The stipend component of the scholarship is currently valued at AUD $28,092 per annum (2020 rate, tax exempt). The scholarship has been approved for a maximum of 3 years.
Name: Prof. Dali Kaafar and Prof. Mark Wiggins
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
How to Apply
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Please note, at the start of your application you should select the scholarship type of "HDR Project/Supervisor Specific Scholarship"