Biography

 

William Enck iis an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the North Carolina State University where he is director of the Wolfpack Security and Privacy Research (WSPR) laboratory. Prof. Enck’s research interests span the broad area of systems security, with efforts addressing security challenges in mobile applications, operating systems, cloud services, and networking. In particular, his work in mobile application security has led to significant consumer awareness and changes to platforms. Prof. Enck was awarded the National Science Foundation CAREER Award and regularly serves on program committees for top conferences in security such as USENIX Security, IEEE Security and Privacy, ACM CCS, and NDSS. He is serving as department editor for IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine, as associate editor for ACM TOIT, and on the steering committee of ACM WiSec. He was program co-chair of USENIX Security 2018 and ACM WiSec 2016. Prior to joining NC State, Prof. Enck earned his Ph.D., M.S., and B.S in Computer Science and Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University in 2011, 2006, and 2004, respectively. Prof. Enck is a member of the ACM, IEEE, ISSA, and USENIX.

Fall 2018 Office Hours (8/22/2018 to 12/7/2018)

  • Mondays 2:30-3:30pm in EBII 3260 (drop-in)
  • Distance Ed: Mondays 3:30-4:30
  • By appointment (email to schedule)

Research Areas

  • Architecture and Operating Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Networking and Performance Evaluation

Education

Ph.D., 2011, Pennsylvania State University

CSC Fall Courses

  • CSC 574-001 LEC Comp & Net Secur   TTh 11:45am-1:00pm   Room: 1230 Engineering Building 2

  • CSC 574-601 LEC Comp & Net Secur      Room: Distance Education-Internet

Awards

  • Distinguished Paper Award at the ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS) - 2017
  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2016
  • Google Research Award - 2014
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early CAREER Award - 2013
  • Best Paper at the ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec) - 2013

Publications

See William Enck's publication page.