Dr. Andrew Kalafut

Andrew Kalafut

Contact Information

Office: C-2-122 MAK

E-mail Address: [email protected]

Phone Number: (616) 331-2309

Research Interests

I have broad research interests in Cybersecurity. Recently I have been working on investigating influences on peoples’ cybersecurity behaviors, and on perceptions of security. I am also interested in improving authentication systems. Additionally, I have done work on network security, especially DNS amplification attacks 

Teaching Interests

I commonly teach:

  • CIS 258 Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • CIS 358 Information Assurance
  • CIS 615 Information Security Principles

Professional Activities

Graduate program director for MS Cybersecurity

Undergraduate program chair for BS Cybersecurity


Personal Interests

Gardening (I have approximately 7000 sq ft of garden space)

Aquariums (freshwater)

Board games

Recent Publications

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