Faculty & Staff Directory
Dr. Rui Zhao
Note: This profile is pulling in data from directory or digital measures.
Rui Zhao is an Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity at the University of Nebraska Omaha.
Dr. Rui Zhao received his B.E. degree in Information Countermeasures Technology and M.E. degree in Control Science and Engineering from the Xidian University, China, in 2004 and 2008, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Colorado School of Mines in 2016. He worked as a software engineer and a system engineer at ZTE Co. for three years from 2008 to 2011, mainly on the design and development of the operation maintenance center, the element management system, and the operations support system.
In the past, his research focused on usable security and privacy, automatic vulnerability analysis, and human-computer interaction.
CYBR3350, Administration - Linux, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019
CYBR1100, Introduction to Information Security, Spring 2018, Fall 2018
Research and Creative Interests
Web/cloud/mobile security and privacy.
Ph D - Computer Science - Security
Colorado School of Mines (Golden, Colorado) 2016
MS - Control Science and Engineering
Xidian University (Xi'an, China) 2008
BA - Information Countermeasures Technology
Xidian University (Xi'an, China) 2004
Rath Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis with the Potential for the Greatest Societal Impact (Scholarship/Research) 2016
Outstanding Ph.D. Student in Security (Scholarship/Research) 2015
Our Campus. Otherwise Known as Omaha.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. Learn more about Equity, Access and Diversity.