Md Zakir Hossen

Master's student (MASc) in Information Systems Security

Supervisor: Dr Mohammad Mannan

Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering

Faculty of Engineering & Computer Science

Office: EV010.173, 1515 Ste-Catherine Street West, Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 2W1

Email: md.zakir [at] concordia.ca

Phone: 514-848-2424 ext. 7182

Academic background

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Enginering (2011-2016)
    United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Erasmus Mundus - FUSION undergradute student in Computer Science (Feb 2015 - Dec 2015)
    Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Academic Experience

  • Research Assistant (Sep 2016 - present)
    Madiba Security Research Group
    Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering
    Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
  • Instructor (May 2016 - Aug 2016)
    United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Undergradute Teaching Assistant (Jan 2014 - Sep 2014)
    United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Professional Experience

  • Android Application Developer (2015 - 2016)
    EZ-AD TV Corps, Los Angeles, USA
  • Developer Intern (Oct 2013 - Mar 2014)
    SourcEvo Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Research Interest

  • Android platform security, passwords and authentication, machine learning

Awards and Achievements

  • Concordia University Merit Scholarship - ENCS
  • Erasmus Mundus FUSION scholarship to complete a part of undergraduate studies at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
  • 100% scholarship based on academic merit during undergraduate studies at United International University.