About Me

I am currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of Western Australia, Australia. Prior, I worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand from 2016 to 2018, where I also received my PhD degree in Apr 2015.



My research is in cybersecurity. This includes (but are not limited to):

List of my publications can be found here, or have a look at my research profiles →

Current Projects

The following are my current projects.

Join the Team

I am looking for motivated students (Honours, Masters, and PhD) and visiting scholars. If you are interested (not limited to the above research interests), please read "Prospective Students" section and follow the instruction clearly. If you are looking for your research topic, take a look at the Research page for some ideas. If you are on campus, you can come and talk to me at my office located at the Computer Science building room 1.10 (map).


Click this >>Link<< to view the details for PhD scholarships.


In 2024, I will be teaching CITS2006 - Defensive Cybersecurity in semester 1 and CITS3006 - Penetration Testing in semester 2. My full teaching history can be found here.

Upcoming Events

SKKU seclab provides an up-to-date list of security conferences and journals >>here<<.

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Dr. Jin Hong


Dept. of Computer Science and Software Engineering

The University of Western Australia

Perth, Australia

P: + 61 8 6488 2796

E: jin.hong [at] uwa.edu.au

W: UWA profile

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