Khaled Khasawneh

Khaled Khasawneh wears a blue, button-down shirt in his faculty profile at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-5430
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room ENGR 3223
Mail Stop: 1G5

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Khaled N. Khasawneh’s research interest is in computer architecture support for security, malware detection, adversarial machine learning, and side channels attacks. He previously interned at Facebook on the Community Integrity team. His 2018 paper in USENIX Workshop on offensive technologies received the best paper award. He is the recipient of the Dissertation Year Program Award and The International Student Recognition Award from the University of California at Riverside.  Several of his contributions have been reported on by technical news outlets, including ZDNet, Digital Trends, Tech Republic, The Register, Threat Post, Beta News, Bleeping Computer, and more.


  • PhD, Computer Science, University of California, Riverside
  • MS, Computer Science, Binghamton University
  • BS, Computer Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology