Yousra Aafer will be joining the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science as an Assistant Professor on January 1, 2020.
Yousra is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Computer Science at Purdue University under the supervision of Professor Xiangyu Zhang.
Her research interests span the areas of systems security and software engineering, specifically focusing on mobile and smart devices security.
She received her PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Syracuse University and was advised by Professor Wenliang Du. Her previous research mainly tackled Android security.