Mohammad Zulkernine
Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine, PEng

Professor and Graduate Chair 
School of Computing
Queen's University, Kingston
Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
Goodwin Hall, Room 540
Tel: 613 533 2837
supervision / Teaching
  •  Current Supervison

    • Post Doctoral Fellow: Dr. Ahmed Bataineh, Dr. Nilesh Chakraborty, Dr. Anika Anwar

    • PhD: Amin Fakhereldine, Mohammed Anas (with Dr. Hassanein), Youssef Yamout, Ayesha Babar, Mahdieh Safarzadeh, Stephen McKeon, Emilie Coote, Ephraim Govere

    • MSc: Mackenzie Tummers, Arash Gholami (with Dr. Alacha), Nadia Rubaiyat, Shaila Anuva, Eve MacDonald (with Dr. Alacha)

  • Thesis Hall of Fame

  • Past Supervised Theses: Available on Queen's Reliable Software Technology page

  • Teaching: Cyber-Physical System Security, Software Quality Assurance, Software Reliability and Security, Distributed Systems, Information Technology Project

Recent Journal and Conference Activities


  • Editorial Board Member, IEEE Transactions on Reliability (2020-22), Wiley Journal of Security and Privacy 2017-18), International Journal of Performability Engineering, 2020-

  • Guest Editor, Journal of Systems and Software, Dependable Systems and Applications (2022); Software Quality Journal, High Assurance Systems Engineering, (2016); Journal of Systems and Software, Trustworthy Software Systems for the Digital Society (2014); Information and Software Technology Journal, Software Reliability and Security, (2012); Journal of Software, Software Engineering (2011)

  • Standing Committee Vice Chair: The IEEE Annual Conference on Computers, Software and Applications (COMPSAC), 2021-

  • General Chair: IEEE COMPSAC (Spain, 2020, 2021), IEEE DASC (USA, 2017; Canada, 2020, 2021), DependSys (Fiji, 2020)

  • Program Chair: CRISIS (Tunisia, 2022), NSysS (Bangladesh, 2022), DSA (China, 2021), A3S (Bulgaria, 2019, SIRI (Korea, 2011), COMPSAC (Turkey, 2011), HASE (USA, 2014), STPSA (USA, China, Finland, Korea, USA, 2006-10), NSysS (Bangladesh, 2017)

  • Syposium Chair: Security, Privacy & Trust (USA, 2016, 2019; Italy 2017; Japan 2018, USA 2019)

  • Workshops, Fast Abstract, Finnace, Panel  Chair: IEEE AVS (Japan, 2023), PRDC (Canada, 2013), ISSRE (USA, 2012), COMPSAC (Germany, 2011), PST (Canada, 2008)

  • Founding Workshop Organizer (STPSA 2006-), A3S (2019-21)


Countries Travelled / lived

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


Current and Past Sponsors


Mohammad Zulkernine | Queen's University, Kingston. Ontario. Canada. K7L 3N6 | mzulker [at] cs [dot] queensu [dot] ca | Tel: (613) 533 2837