Director, IUP Institute for Cybersecurity
Professor, Computer Science

Dr. Farag is a Professor of Computer Science at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) and the director of IUP Institute for Cybersecurity. He is the founder of numerous, multi-million dollars initiatives that have contributed to the enhancement of cybersecurity research and education in Pennsylvania and beyond. Dr. Farag is the recipient of several unique awards including the Senate Distinguished Faculty Award for Research, Raising the Research Profile of IUP, and numerous other prestigious awards. Details on some of his established projects can be found at the respective program websites.

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  • PhD 2002-Department of Computer Science at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
  • MS in Engineering 1997-Zagazig University, Egypt
  • BEE 1993-Zagazig University, Egypt


  • E-mail: farag(at)
  • Phone: (724)357-7995
  • Fax: (724)357-7908
  • Address: 233 Stright Hall - 210 S. 10th St.
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    Indiana, PA 15705, USA