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Department of Computer Science

Dr Alex Akinbi

Dr Alex Akinbi

Telephone: 0151 231 2470

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Dr. Alex Akinbi is a Lecturer in Computer Forensics and Cyber Security at Liverpool John Moores University. He has served for several years in academic positions and worked with leading industry players in Cyber Security. He has long history of working in different areas of computer forensics and security as a security researcher, ethical hacker, security consultant and professional trainer.
He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and his teaching experience and research covers a comprehensive and practical understanding of Cyber Security issues and solutions. He has also served as a Lecturer in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics at the University of Salford, UK. Alex holds a PhD in Computer Security from Edge Hill University, master’s degree in Information Security and I.T Management as well as an Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) professional qualification.
Alex’s research interests includes Mobile, IoT, Cloud Forensics and Security, Cyber Security and Vulnerability Research, Reverse Engineering and Exploit Development where he has contributed several journal articles, conference papers and book chapters.




Edge Hill University, United Kingdom, PhD
Edge Hill University, United Kingdom, MSc Information Security and IT Management