Sushil Jajodia is University Professor, BDM International
Professor, and the founding director of Center for Secure
Information Systems in the Volgenau School of Engineering at the George Mason University,
Dr. Jajodia received his PhD from the , , , ,
Corporation, and General Dynamics Information Technology .
,Office of Naval Research (ONR)
,National Security Agency (NSA)
,National Science Foundation (NSF)
,National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Northrop Grumman
Corporation, and General Dynamics Information Technology
Dr. Jajodia received the 1996 IFIP TC 11 Kristian Beckman award, 2000 Volgenau School of Engineering Outstanding Research Faculty Award, 2008 ACM SIGSAC Outstanding Contributions Award, 2011 IFIP WG 11.3 Outstanding Research Contributions Award, 2015 ESORICS Outstanding Research Award, 2016 Federal Information Systems Security Educators’ Association (FISSEA) Educator of the Year Award, and 2016 IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award. He was elected a fellow of IEEE in January, 2013. He was recognized for the most accepted papers at the 30th anniversary of the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy. His h-index is 102 and Erdos number is 2.
Dr. Jajodia has supervised 27 doctoral dissertations. Nine of these graduates hold tenured positions at U.S. universities; four are NSF CAREER awardees, one is DoE Young Investigator awardee, and one is a Fulbright Scholar. Two additional students are tenured at foreign universities.
Dr. Jajodia has served in different capacities for various journals and conferences. He is the founding consulting editor of the Springer International Series on Advances in Information Security, and a member of the editorial board of IEEE Transactions on Computers and SpringerBriefs in Computer Science. He was the founding editor-in-chief of the Journal of Computer Security (1992-2010) and a past editor of ACM Transactions on Information and Systems Security (1999-2006), IET Information Security (2007-2014), International Journal of Cooperative Information Systems (1992-2011), IEEE Concurrency (1997-2000), and IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (1989-1991). He has been named a Golden Core member for his service to the IEEE Computer Society, and received International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Silver Core Award "in recognition of outstanding services to IFIP" in 2001. He is a past chair of the ACM Special Interest Group on Security, Audit, and Control (SIGSAC), IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Data Engineering, and IFIP WG 11.5 on Systems Integrity and Control. The URL for his web page is http://csis.gmu.edu/jajodia.