2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Recipient

J. Alex Halderman
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Michigan

J. Alex Halderman is a professor of computer science and engineering and director of the Center for Computer Security and Society at the University of Michigan. His research spans computer and network security, as well as the interaction of technology with politics and international affairs. Dr. Halderman has conducted security evaluations of voting systems in the U.S. and around the world. He is also the creator of Security Digital Democracy, a massive, open, online course enrolling more than 20,000 students that explores the security risks—and future potential—of electronic and Internet voting technologies.


Project Title: Strengthening Election Cybersecurity with Evidence-based Elections