Security, Privacy, & Ethics

The School of Computer Science and Information Technology, UCC is heavily involved in the reseach of Security, Privacy, & Ethics. The main areas of study under this broader theme are:

  • Cyber security
  • Cyber-physical security
  • Data Privacy
  • Ethics of AI and IT

Through our contributions to national research centres and projects, and our own internally funded research projects, we deliver high quality research, the results of which will shape the thinking and progress in each of these areas worldwide.

Principal & Funded Investigators


Name Research Centres Email Telephone
Professor Ken Brown AI CRT; Confirm; Connect; Enable; Insight  353 21 420 5952
Professor Barry O'Sullivan Insight; AI CRT  353 21 420 5951
Professor Utz Roedig Advance CRT; Connect;MISL  353 21 420 5900
Dr Paolo Palmieri Advance CRT; AI CRT; Connect; Insight  353 21 420 5922


School of Computer Science and Information Technology

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School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland