This list gives some idea of the Scottish academics that spend most of their effort in cyber security.  The list is growing rapidly, and many more academics are involved in some cyber security research as part of a wider portfolio.

Abertay University

  • Jacqueline Archibald
  • Natalie Coull
  • Ian Ferguson
  • Jacques Ophoff
  • Suzanne Prior
  • Karen Renaud
  • Lynsay Shepherd
  • Andrea Szymkowiak

More information: Security Research Theme

Edinburgh Napier University

  • Rameez Asif
  • Bill Buchanan
  • Peter Cruikshank
  • Elias Ekonomou
  • David Haynes
  • Alistair Lawson
  • Petra Leimich
  • Robert Ludwiniak
  •  Basil Manoussos
  • Rich McFarlane
  • Sean McKeown
  • Gordon Russell
  • Naghmeh Moradpoor Sheykhkanloo
  • Thomas Tan

More information: Centre for Distributed Computing, Networking, and Security

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)

  • Rona Beattie
  • Hadi Larijani
  • Dimitrios Liarokapis
  • Nhamoinesu Mtetwa
  • Jackie Riley
  • Omair Uthmani

More information: Cyber Security, Networking, and Communications Research Group

Heriot-Watt University

  • Lynne Baillie
  • Hani Ragab Hassan
  • Mike Just
  • Muhammad Khandaker
  • Manuel Maarek
  • Fiona McNeill
  • Sasa Radoviromic

Robert Gordon University (RGU)

  • Ian Harris
  • Omar Al Kadri
  • Chris McDermott
  • Andrei Petrovski

University of Aberdeen

  • Raja Naeem Akram
  • Matthew Collinson
  • Caitlin Cottrill
  • Bob Duncan
  • Peter Edwards
  • Wanpeng Li
  • Pradip Sharma

More information: Systems Modelling research theme (includes cyber security)

University of Edinburgh

  • Sam Ainsworth
  • Myrto Arapinis
  • David Aspinall
  • Pramod Bhatotia
  • James Cheney
  • Tariq Elahi
  • Andrew Gordon
  • Harald Haas
  • Elham Kashefi
  • Aggelos Kiayias
  • Markus Kohlweiss
  • Nadin Kokciyan
  • Chris Xiaoxuan Lu
  • Ewa Luger
  • Teijun Ma
  • Mahesh Marina
  • Mehrdad Mizani
  • Paul Patras
  • Elizabeth Polgreen
  • Charles Raab
  • Tharm Ratnarajah
  • Burkhard Schafer
  • Chris Speed
  • Ian Stark
  • Lachlan Urquhart
  • Kami Vaneia
  • Vesselin Velichkov
  • Petros Wallden
  • Vassilis Zikas
  • TBA

More information: Edinburgh Cyber Security, Privacy and Trust Institute

University of Glasgow

  • Dennis Fischbacher
  • Mohamed Khamis
  • Joseph MaGuire
  • Inah Omoronyia
  • Dimitrios Pezaros
  • Tim Storer
  • Wim Vanderbauwhede

More information: Cyber Defence Group

University of the Highlands & Islands (UHI)

  • Malcolm Clark
  • Tom McCallum
  • Ian Turnbull

University of St Andrews

  • Saleem Bhatti
  • Ishbel Duncan
  • Tristan Henderson

University of Stirling

  • David Cairns
  • Deepayan Bhowmik

University of Strathclyde

  • Chuadhry Mujeeb Ahmed
  • Robert Atkey
  • Robert Atkinson
  • Xavier Bellekens
  • James Irvine
  • Wendy Moncur
  • Shishir Nagaraja
  • Daniel Oi
  • Tom Scotto
  • Sotirios Terzis
  • Daniel Thomas
  • George Weir
  • TBA

More information: Strathclyde Security Research Group

University of the West of Scotland (UWS)

  • Jose Alcaraz Calero
  • Keshav Dehal
  • Hector Marco Gisbert
  • Andrew Rae
  • Zeeshan Siddiqui
  • Sean Sturley
  • Zeeshan Pervez

More information: Artificial Intelligence, Visual Communications and Networks Research Centre