Dr. Akhtar Lodgher is a Professor of Computing and Cyber Security. His current research interests are in cyber security and denial attacks on servers. He is currently working on NSA and NSF funded grants for creating modules for infusing cyber security concepts into all core subjects of computer science education. He has over 25 years of software development experience in a wide set of application areas such as transactional systems, software engineering, and mobile applications. In the classroom, he challenges and guides students to build complete software solutions using current software methodologies. For the last 15 years, Dr. Lodgher has worked diligently in increasing the number of students from under-represented groups, including women, who enroll as undergraduates in computer science and has received NSF grants to nurture and foster innovation in undergraduate students.