Jill Slay

Director of the ACCS

UNSW at the ADFA


Professor Jill Slay is Director of the Australian Centre for Cyber Security at UNSW Canberra @ ADFA. The centre has developed critical mass in cross-disciplinary research and teaching in cyber security to serve the Australian Government and Defence Force and help strengthen the Digital Economy. She has established an international research reputation in cyber security and has worked in collaboration with many industrial partners. She was made a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for service to the information technology industry through contributions in the areas of forensic computer science, security, protection of infrastructure and cyber-terrorism. She is a Fellow of ACS and a Fellow of the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, both for her service to the information security industry(and is MACS CP and hold CISSP and CCFP certifications). She has published one book and more than 120 referenced book chapters, journal articles or research papers in information assurance, critical infrastructure protection, security and forensic computing in the last 10 years. She has completed the supervision of 17 PhDs and many Masters and Honours theses and has been awarded over AUD 2 million in Australian Goverment Category 1 research income, including a Future Fellowship.