Dr Paul Pang

Name Dr Paul S. Pang  
Position Title Associate Professor
Campus Mt Helen
Room T252
Phone +613 53276632


Research interests

  • Digital Health Cyber security
  • Cognitive Cyber security Intelligence
  • Resilience and Disaster Recovery
  • Applied Big-data Integration and Analytics
  • Digital Health and Smart Environment
  • Correlation Modelling
  • AI Marketing and Auto Finance

Short biography

Dr. Pang is an Associate Professor of cyber security at the Institute of Innovation, Science and Sustainability, Federation University Australia. Before joining Federation University, he was a Professor of Data Analytics and Director of Center Computational Intelligence for Cybersecurity at the Unitec Institute of Technology, New Zealand.

Dr. Pang has acted as a Principle Investigator for over 13 research grant projects, totalling more than NZD$3.5 million in funding by the Ministry of Business, Employment and Innovation, NZ (MBIE), the Ministry for Primary Industries, NZ (MPI), the Health Research Council, NZ (HRC), the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan (NICT), Telecom NZ, Mitsubishi Electric Japan, LuojiaDeyi Technology China, and Lucent & Bell Lab USA.

His main research areas are Cognitive Cyber Security Intelligence, Cyber Resilience, and Applied Data Analytics for Digital Health. He published over 100-refereed articles with international journals and conferences including IEEE TPDS, TSMC-B, TKDE, TNN, Neural Networks, Pattern Recognition, IEEE Cloud, IoT, and IEEE/ACM UCC. He had so far 1 patent and filed 3 patent applications with 1 sold to a NZ company.

Dr. Pang has received many awards of distinction including IEEE ICNNSP Best Paper Award (2003), IEEE DMAI Best Paper Award (2008), Unitec FCBI Research Excellency Award (2011-2012), Unitec FCBI Executive Dean Award (2012), Unitec Award for Meeting the Needs of Communities (2012), Unitec FCBI Research Excellency Award (2014), and Unitec Research with Impact Award (2015).

Dr. Pang is a Senior Member of IEEE, the Event Editor of Neural Network Journal Elsevier, the Vice President of Asia Pacific Neural Network Society (APNNS), a Global Judge for the 2018 AI summit London, and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Assessor for National Competitive Grant Program.


  • Doctor of Engineer - Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2000

Extended research profile