Section Identifier



Alex Mathew, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Cybersecurity

Richardson Hall

Alex’s areas of expertise include Cyber Security, Ethical Hacking, Cyber Crimes and Digital Forensics Investigation. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and the founder of several cyber security awareness initiatives in India, Asia, Cyprus and Middle East.

With over 20 years experience of consulting and training has developed a large skill set and certification set. He was instrumental initiating and organizing a number of conferences. He has 100-plus publications with IEEE, ACM and Scopus Indexed International Journals.

Alex has received a number of awards including Best Professor, Best Presenter etc. He is a frequently invited speaker and panelist, reviewer at International conferences related to Cyber Security, Technology, Innovation and education.

Alex’s profile describes a confident and outgoing individual who enjoys the company of other people. He has a persuasive, open style with others, and develops interpersonal relationships quickly and relatively easily.

His levels of self-confidence mean that he rarely doubts his abilities in a social situation, although he may find it a little harder to deal with practical or impersonal situations.

Alex’s communicative and open style means that he tends to be trusting of others, or at least confide information more readily than many other personality types. Because of his social orientation, however, he finds it rather difficult to deal with rejection by other people, thriving as he does on their positive attention.

Alex is a dynamic educationist with 20 years of vast experience across Computing & IT,Cyber Security; adroit in providing visionary leadership and imparting quality education to a wider range of aspiring individuals.

Ph.D., Sri Venkateshwara University, India.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional- CISSP – (ISC)2
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert – MCSE Р(Microsoft)
Certified Ethical Hacker CEH- (EC-Council)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) (Cisco)
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator – CHFI- (EC-Council)
IBM Certified E commerce Specialist
ZAP Certified Web Designer
Security+ (CompTIA)
ECSA – EC-Council Certified Security Analyst
CPSA – CREST Practitioner Security Analyst

Areas of Passion & Research
“New knowledge, applications or understanding at the forefront of the discipline …” “Systematic acquisition and understanding …”

Cyber Security, Investigation of Cyber Crimes, Ethical Hacking, Digital Forensics, IOT, Cyber Laws and Network Forensics, Pen Test etc.

Personal Interests
New challenges and chance to grow.
Delivering exceptional experience for learner’s of all ages.

Favorite Quote, Book, or Movie … why?
“A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning. ” — Brad Henry

IEEE, (ISC)2, Cisco, EC Council, CompTIA, IBM, Microsoft, CSTA.