Natalia Stakhanova

Adjunct Professor

PhD

Computer Science

Gillin Hall GE116

Fredericton

natalia.stakhanova@unb.ca
1 506 451 6967



Other titles

NBIF Research Chair in Cyber Security

Research interests

  • Mobile security
  • Obfuscation & Reverse engineering
  • Security Data Analytics
  • Malware analysis
  • Intrusion Detection and Response

Biography

Dr. Natalia Stakhanova completed her Ph.D. work in Network Security in 2007 at Iowa State University. Her work revolves around building secure systems. Working closely with industry on a variety of R&D projects, she developed a number of technologies that resulted in 3 patents in the field of computer security and have been adopted by high-tech companies.

Natalia Stakhanova is the recipient of the UNB Merit Award, the McCain Young Scholar Award and the Anita Borg Institute Faculty Award. She is a strong advocate of Women in IT and co-founder of CyberLaunch Academy, an initiative that aims to promote science and technology among children.