Majid Hatamian

Who am I? I am a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the Department of Computer and Information Science, Northumbria University, United Kingdom. I hold a PhD degree in Computer Science (summa cum laude) from  Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany. I also received my MSc and BSc degrees in Computer Engineering (first class honours) from Azad University (Iran). As a Marie Skłodowska Curie fellow, I spent a few months as a visiting researcher at Vienna University of Economics and Business  in Vienna (May and June 17), UNISCON – Sealed Cloud Technology in Munich (Nov 17 – Feb 18), and USECON Experience Design and Consulting in Vienna (Dec 18 and Jan 19). I am also a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E).

Research Interests: My research is mostly focused on the following topics:

  • Machine learning in security and privacy
  • Transparency-enhancing technologies
  • Privacy engineering
  • Usable privacy and security

If you are interested to know more about my research, you can visit the Papers page.