Mohammad Zulkernine
Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine, PEng

Professor and Canada Research Chair
 School of Computing, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
Goodwin Hall, Room 535
Tel: (613) 533 283

Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine is a Professor and Canada Research Chair in Software Dependability in the School of Computing of Queen’s University, Canada. Dr. Zulkernine is also cross-appointed in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and he leads the Queen’s Reliable Software Technology (QRST) research group. He has taught and received his education in four countries on three continents (Bangladesh, Japan, Canada, and Italy). Dr. Zulkernine received his BSc from Bangladesh (BUET), MEng from Japan, and PhD from Canada (Waterloo). His current research focuses on software reliability and security and the research projects are supported by a number of provincial and federal research funding agencies. He is also collaborating with various industrial research partners such as Bell Canada and Irdeto. Dr. Zulkernine is a senior member of the IEEE and the ACM, and a licensed professional engineer in the province of Ontario, Canada.

Research / Publication
current supervision / Teaching
  • Supervison (Queen's Reliable Software Technology): Dr. Eslam Abdallah (Postdoctoral Fellow), Dr. Tingtin Lin (Postdoctoral Fellow), Mohannad Alswailim (PhD), Saeed Shafieian (PhD), Marwa Afifi (PhD), Bodrul Alam (PhD), Shahrear Iqbal (PhD), Graydon Smith (MSc), Siam Hasan (MSc), Arafa Anis (MSc), Jia Wan (MSc), Swawibe Ul Alam (MSc), Juan Wang (MSc), Omar Hreirati (MEng)

  • Former Students

  • Teaching: Distributed Systems (CISC 434), Software Quality Assurance (CISC 327, Fall 2017), Software Reliability and Security (CISC 848, Winter 2018)

Recent Conference Organization


Countries Travelled / lived

Austria, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, England, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Morocco, New Zealand, Portugal, Qatar, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, USA (including Puerto Rico and Hawaii)



Queen's University NSERCBell Canada irdeto MitacsCanada Foundation for Innovation   Ministry of Research and Innovation, Ministry of Economic Development
Mohammad Zulkernine | Queens University, Kingston. Ontario. Canada. K7L 3N6 | mzulker [at] cs [dot] queensu [dot] ca | Tel: (613) 533 2837