Office: Jacobs Building, Room 505
Computer Science Dept., University of Haifa, 199 Aba Khoushy Ave., Mt. Carmel, Haifa, Israel
Adi Akavia עדי עקביה
I am an Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) at the University of Haifa, Department of Computer Science. My research interest lies in Theoretical & Applied Cryptography, Complexity Theory and Algorithms.
As part of my research I am an affiliated researcher in the Center for Cyber Law & Policy (CCLP) at the University of Haifa; the Center for Research in Applied Cryptography and Cyber Security at Bar Ilan University; and the Foundation & Application of Cryptography Theory (FACT) research center at IDC. Previously, I have founded and directed the Tel-Aviv Jaffa Cybersecurity Research Institute (JCRC) at the Academic College of Tel-Aviv Jaffa, where I served as a senior lecturer (tenured); I was a post-doctoral fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) Princeton NJ, DIMACS Rutgers University NJ, and the Weizmann Institute of Science. I hold a PhD degree from MIT; MSc from Tel-Aviv University, and BSc from the Hebrew University.
Thank You to the BIU Cyber Center, Haifa Center for Cyber Law and Policy, ICRC Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center, FACT Center, and Israel National Cyber Directorate for their generous support.