NYU Tandon cybersecurity expert wins NSF CAREER Award for improving software vulnerability testing, education

Brendan Dolan-Gavitt, professor of computer science and engineering and a member of NYU's Center for Cybersecurity received a 2022 NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award, more widely known as a CAREER Award. The award supports early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education. “His work has the potential to make a major impact on cybersecurity education, broadening access and helping to build the next generation of security researchers,” said Dean of NYU Tandon Jelena Kovačević.