Prof. Ts. Dr. Rabiah Ahmad

Deputy Vice Chancellor, (Research & Innovation), Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)


PROF. TS. DR. RABIAH AHMAD is currently Deputy Vice Chancellor of Research and Innovation University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. She obtained her First Degree in Computer Science from the University of Technology Malaysia and her MSc in Information Security from the Royal Holloway University of London. Rabiah graduated PhD in Health Informatics from the University of Sheffield UK. As a Professor in Information Security Technology, Rabiah Ahmad authored various types of articles related to cybersecurity, authentication, risk analysis, and other related area. She is also Co-Chief of the Editorial Committee of the OICCERT Journal of Cybersecurity which is known as the Industry Journal hosted by Cybersecurity Malaysia.

Professor Dr Rabiah Ahmad was a project leader in research in information security funded by various sources with a value of more than RM1 million. A recent project participated by Professor Rabiah Ahmad is Cybersecurity for Railway funded by industry. On the last note, Rabiah Ahmad is actively involved in the preparation of a strategic action plan for the National and International cybersecurity roadmap. Her book Basic Cryptography provided insightful information at a basic level to practitioners.