research is intended to support the construction of concurrent and
distributed systems for high-integrity and mission-critical
settings. Fault-tolerance and security are critical in such
and Integrity for Mobile Code
University of Tromsų, Tromsų,
Chief Scientist, TRUST (NSF Science and Technology Center: Team
for Research in Ubiquitous Secure Technologies) (March 2005--present).
Computing, Springer-Verlag, October 1984--present,
(Editor-in-chief, January 1989--August 2000).
Security and Privacy, November 2002--present (Associate
and Monographs in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, January
1988--present, (Co-managing editor since October 1992).
Communications of the ACM, August 2010--present.
Past Editorial Activities:
Computing Surveys, March 1995--May 2003.
Integrity Systems, March 1993--December 1996.
IEEE Transactions on Dependable
and Secure Computing, March 2004--January 2009.
Processing Letters, North-Holland Publishing Company, March
Member, Board of
Directors, Computing Research
Association, July 2007--June 2013.
Member, Computing Community Consortium
Council, July 1, 2007--Jan 1, 2013.
CCC Leadership in
Science Policy Institute. Fall 2011.
Member, Board of Advisors,
Intel Science and Technology
Center for Secure Computing, University of California Berkeley.
December 2011--present .
Naval Studies Board, National Research Council, March 1, 2013
--December 31, 2015.
Systems Trustworthiness, Computer Science and Telecommunications
Board, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences. This is
the study that produced Trust
International Review of UK
Research in Computer Science, EPSRC/IEE, United Kingdom. Fall
Study on Robust Cyber Defense, DARPA IPTO, Fall 2001. The final
briefing slides are available.
ACM Advisory Committee on Security and Privacy, October
Science Advisor, Board of Directors, Griffiss
Institute, Rome, New York. (January 2004 --April 2006; founding Chief
Scientist, January 2003-December 2003).
National Science Foundation CISE Advisory Committee, March
Information Assurance Institute,
Feb 2000--June 30, 2008
National Research Council,
Science and Telecommunications Board, July 2002--June 2008.
Committee on Improving Cybersecurity Research,
Telecommunications Board, National Research Council, National
Academy of Sciences. June 2004--January 2007.
Member, Advisory Board,
Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, July
Member, PCAST Technical
Advisory Group on Networking and Information Technology, July
Information Security and
Privacy Advisory Board, Sept
Member, Defense Science
Board, January 1, 2010--December 31, 2012
Member, Computer Science
Council, Stony Brook University, Dec 2009--Dec 2012
Computing Academic Advisory Board, Feb 2003--present.
Board of Advisors, Feb
Security Advisory Committee, JavaSoft Inc., June 1997--March 2002.
eWebUniversity.com Board of Advisors, March
ASA, Chief Scientist-Security and Reliability, March 2000-March 2008.
Genetics Security Advisory Board, February 2000--March 2002.
cigital, Technical Advisory Board, Nov.
Corporation, Microprocessor Research Lab Advisory Board, August 2001--August
Technical Advisory Council, Jan 2001--Match 2002.
Computing Advisory Board, June 2001--May 2004.
General Networks, Technical Advisory Board, Feb. 2003--June 2007.
Corporation, Technical Advisory Council, October 2003--March 2004.
Software, Technical Advisory Board, Feb. 2004--December 2010.
IBM Faculty Development
American Association for the Advancement of Science (1992).
Association for Computing Machinery (1995).
Fellow, Institute of
Electrical and Electronics Engineers (2008)
University of Tromsų, Tromsų, Norway (1996--2015).
M. Lazar Excellence in Teaching Award (2000).
of Science [honoris
University of NewCastle-upon-Tyne (2003). Read
the Public Orator's Statement.
ACM SIGOPS 2007 Hall
of Fame Award (2007) for "Implementing
fault-tolerant services using the state machine approach: A tutorial"
ACM Computing Surveys (December 1990), 299--319.
John Swanson '61 ME in
honor of his Mother, Dorothy G Swanson, Teaching Award (2010)
Vitenskapsakademi (Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences),
National Academy of Engineering,
IEEE Emanuel R. Piore