Professor Monica Whitty

Professor Monica Whitty

Director, UNSW Institute of Cyber Security (IFCYBER)
UNSW

Professor Monica Whitty is the Director of the UNSW Institute for Cyber Security (IFCYBER), where she also holds a Professorship in Human Factors in Cyber Security. The Institute has over 60 members, placing Australia as a leader in conducting excellence in multidisciplinary cyber security research, education, innovation, and commercialization. Professor Whitty has personally led large interdisciplinary projects in cybersecurity; examples include romance scams and scams in general; insider threat; online deception and cyber security practices, education and awareness raising. She has been a member of the Global Futures Communities for Cyber Security for the World Economic Forum. Prof Whitty is the author of 5 books and over 100 articles.