Avi Rubin

Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Aviel D. Rubin is Professor of Computer Science and Technical Director of the Information Security Institute at Johns Hopkins University, and the founder of Harbor Labs. He has served as an Elections Judge in Maryland during 4 elections. Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, Rubin was a research scientist at AT&T Labs. Rubin has testified before the U.S. House and Senate on multiple occasions, and he is author of several books including, Brave New Ballot (Random House, 2006). In January, 2004 Baltimore Magazine named Rubin a Baltimorean of the Year, for his work in safeguarding the integrity of our election process. He is also the recipient of the 2004 Electronic Frontiers Foundation Pioneer Award. Rubin has a B.S., ('89), M.S.E. ('91), and Ph.D. ('94) from the University of Michigan.