Dr Manmneet Mahinderjit Singh

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Manmeet Mahinderjit Singh is a lecturer in School of Computer Sciences at the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia. She graduated from the University of Queensland in 2012 with a PhD Degree in Data Security. She secured her M.Sc and B.Sc degrees in Computer Science, specialising in the field of Distributed Systems. Dr Manmeet’s passion and expertise are in the area of Information and Cyber Security, Trusted System Models, Cybercrime prevention and detection and Mobile Security. She has an interest in Data Mining Technologies and Sensor Networks. She also has an interest in the applicability of Internet of Things in Smart Home, Smart city, wearable devices and Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD). Her zeal in these areas is well demonstrated in her research projects and grants, lecturing/tutoring courses and consultancy/training. She has taught in areas such as Computer Programming, Computational Thinking for STEM, Information Security (e.g., Emerging technologies security) and Internet of Things hands-on (e.g., Motorola-WICOM boards and Raspberry Pi).  In addition to teaching and research supervision, she has published extensively in the areas of Cybercrime, Information Security, Mobile Security and Internet of Things. You can get more details of her research interests and publications



  • Information and Cyber Security
  • Trusted System Models
  • Cybercrime prevention and detection
  • Mobile security


Research Interests

  • Data Mining Technologies
  • Internet of Things (Smart Homes and Smart City)
  • Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD) 
  • PhD (Data Security), The University of Queensland (2012)
  • Msc (Distributed Computing and Security), Universiti Sains Malaysia (2006)
  • Bsc (Computer Science), Universiti Sains Malaysia (2001)
  • Senior lecturer, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang Malaysia (Present)
  • Researcher (Sabbatical) at School of Criminology, Simon Fraser University, Brunaby Vancouver Canada (2018-2019)
  • Postgraduate Researcher, the University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane (2008-2012)
  • Technical Support, Dell, Penang Malaysia (2007-2008)
  • Global Support Executive, NTT DoCoMo, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2004-2006)