School of Engineering, Information Technology and Physical Sciences

Dr Alireza Jolfaei

Name Dr Alireza Jolfaei  
Position Title Lecturer, Networking and Security
Campus Mt Helen
Room T245 (T Building, Level 2)
Phone +613 53278693

Research interests

  • Cryptology
  • CPS Security
  • SCADA Security
  • Network Security
  • Multimedia Security

Short biography

Alireza is a Lecturer of Networking and Security in the School of Engineering and Information Technology at Federation University Australia. Previously, Alireza was an Assistant Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Temple University. His educational background and research activities extend across substantive areas in applied mathematical sciences, computer science/engineering, and electrical engineering. Alireza has authored over 30 papers in the area of cyber security. Alireza has been awarded multiple times for Academic Excellence, University Contribution, and Inclusion and Diversity Support. Alireza was the Chair of Professional and Career Activities for IEEE Queensland Section.


  • Ph.D. in Applied Cryptography
  • M.Sc. in Telecommunications Engineering
  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Biomedical Engineering - Bioelectronics

Teaching areas

  • Mathematics
  • Cryptography
  • Cyber Security and Digital Forensics
  • Computer Networking
  • Information Security
  • IT Management and Professional Culture

Extended research profile