My recent research students include:


  • Salem Suhluli - User Perceptions on Privacy and Security in IoT (Commenced 2018)
  • Rukshan Alexander (Submitted 2018) - Usability themes in High and Low Context Cultures
  • James Meneghello (PhD Awarded 2017) - A Framework to Enrich Analytical Applications Using Integrated Social Media Data


  • J Brindley - Determinants of Online Disclosure (2018)
  • J Kininmonth - Internet Privacy Concerns and Acceptance of Government Surveillance in Australia (2018)
  • T Chongsutakawewong - A security assessment of e-government portals in Australia and Thailand (2018)
  • L Leong - Public Trust and Confidence in Government Meta-data collection (2017)
  • P Daya - Fake news and Facebook - Determinants of News Sharing behaviour in Social Media (2017)

Prospective Students

I am looking for PhD students in Information Security, primarily those interested in human factors, risk perceptions, decision making as well as the evaluation of the underlying psychological models that drive human computer interaction. I will also consider broader topics around social media, privacy or usability so feel free to contact me to discuss.