Education and Outreach


  • CSCE 5933/4930: Secure Software Systems: Spring 2017
  • CSCE 6933: Advanced Topics in Security and Privacy: Spring 2014, Spring 2016
  • CSCE 5933/4930: Information Privacy: Spring 2015
  • CSCE 5550: Introduction to Computer Security: Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017
  • CSCE 4550: Introduction to Computer Security: Fall 2013

Undergraduate Research Training: Dr. Takabi co-directs the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program: Software Assurance and Security in Emerging Technologies. The program aims to expose undergraduate students to hands-on research experiences in security and software development and testing.

Middle School and High School Outreach: Dr. Takabi directs UNT GenCyber Program that provides summer camps to introduce young women and young men in 8th -12th grades to cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity Student Organization: Dr. Takabi is faculty advisor for UNT’s CyberSecurity Club which prepares students for several national competitions including both the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) and the National Cyber League (NCL) among other activities.