Dr. Shawon Rahman

Associate Professor

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Dr. Shawon Rahman
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 srahman@hawaii.edu

(808) 932-7524

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Shawon S.M. Rahman
Associate Professor

Dr. Shawon S. M. Rahman is an Associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Hawaii-Hilo. Currently, he is serving as the editor-in-chief in the International Journal on Cryptography and Information Security (IJCIS) and guest editors to a few other journals and also serving more than 15 conferences/journals as a reviewer and/or program committee member. Dr. Rahman is serving as the Member-at-large and Academic Advocate: Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) at the University of Hawaii-Hilo and Academic Advocate of the IBM Academic Initiative.

Dr. Rahman’s research interests include software engineering education, information assurance and security, digital forensics, web accessibility, software testing and quality assurance. He has published more than 95 peer-reviewed articles and mentored numerous students and at least 30 have published their first peer-reviewed publication co-authoring with him. He is a member of many professional organizations including ACM, ASEE, ASQ, IEEE, and ISACA.




 Education

  • Ph.D, Software Engineering, North Dakota State University
  • M.S., Computer Science, North Dakota State University
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology

 Research Focus

  • Mobile Application Development
  • Information Security and Assurance
  • Digital Forensics
  • Software Engineering Education
  • Web Accessibility and Usability
  • Software Testing and Quality Assurance
  • Robotics
  • STEM Outreach

 Teaching Focus

  • Software Engineering
  • Information Security and Assurance
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Computer Networking
  • Animation Programming
  • Web Application Development
  • Robotics Computation
  • Business Computation

 Recent Publications

  • Opala, J., Omondi and Rahman, Syed (Shawon); “An Analysis on the Factors Influencing Managers’ Decision to Adopt of Cloud Computing”; Invited book chapters in titled "Emerging Architectural Trends in Service-driven Computing" to be published by IGI Global in 2014. This book is part of the Advances in Systems Analysis, Software Engineering, and High Performance Computing (ASASEHPC) series
  • Rahman, Syed (Shawon) and Lackey, Robert; “E-Commerce Systems Security for Small Businesses”; International Journal of Network Security & Its Applications (IJNSA), Vol.5, No.2, March 2013.
  • Rader, A., Marc and Rahman, Syed (Shawon); “Exploring Historical and Emerging Phishing Techniques and Mitigating the Associated Security Risks”; International Journal of Network Security & Its Applications (IJNSA)
  • Opala, John, Omondi and Rahman, Syed (Shawon);“Corporate Role in Protecting Consumers from the Risk of Identify theft ”; International Journal of Computer Networks & Communications (IJCNC), Vol.5, No.5, September 2013
  • Opala, Omondi and Rahman, Syed (Shawon); “An Exploratory Analysis of the Influence of Information Security on the Adoption of Cloud Computing”; IEEE System, Man, and Cybernetics Society and IEEE Reliability Society, IEEE the 8th International Conference on System of Systems Engineering (SoSE), Maui, HI, USA, June 2-6, 2013
  • Halton, Michael and Rahman, Syed (Shawon); "The Top 10 Best Cloud-Security Practices in Next-Generation Networking"; International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS); Special Issue on: "Recent Advances in Next-Generation and Resource-Constrained Converged Networks", Vol. 8, Nos. ½, 2012, Pages:70-84
  • Amin, Syed; Pathan, Al-Sakib, and Rahman, Syed (Shawon);" Special Issue on Recent Advances in Next-Generation and Resource-Constrained Converged Networks" , International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS), (Editorial Article) Vol. 8, Nos. 1/2, 2012
  • Neal, David and Rahman, Syed (Shawon); “Consider video surveillance in the cloud-computing”; IEEE the 7th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), December 20-22, 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 Services

  • Program Advisor: serving as the program advisor of the UH-Hilo’s Pre-Engineering program
  • Faculty Advisor: UH-Hilo Robotics club
  • Member: UH-Hilo Applied Learning Experience Advisory Committee
  • Member: UH-Hilo’s new engineering program’s planning and other initiatives
  • Member: Chancellor Advisory Committee on Access (COA)
  • Editor- in-Chief: International Journal on Cryptography and Information Security (IJCIS).
  • Academic Advocate: Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)


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