Imrana Abdullahi Yari, M. Sc.

PhD Candidate

Department of Computer Science
Lehrstuhl für Informatik 14 (Maschinelles Lernen und Datenanalytik)

Room: Room 01.020
Carl-Thiersch-Straße 2b
91052 Erlangen

Since 10/2018 PhD Candidate
Machine Learning and Data Analytics Lab
Department of Computer Science, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)
08/2015 – 10/2018 Web Application Developer and Cyber Security Expert                                                       

Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company, Kaduna, Nigeria

10/2015 – 02/2017 M.Sc. in Information System Security
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Master Thesis: “Configuring and Evaluating ModSecurity WAF on Tomcat Server”
05/2016 Lead Auditor: ISO/IEC 27001 Training Course                                                                             
BSI Training Academy, Sheffield, UK
05/2016-06/2017 Post-Graduate Mentor
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
11/2016-06/2017 IT Assistant and Email Support
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
11/2016- 05/2017 Graduate Destination Assistant
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
11/2016- 05/2017 Student Ambassador
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
06/2015- 05/2016 NYSC Dispatch Officer                                                                                                               

Cement Company of Northern Nigeria, CCNN, Sokoto, Nigeria

01/2011- 11/2014 Intern System Administrator                                                                                                           

ICT Center, Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, Nigeria

CISCO Networking Academy Discovery 1-4
03/2010- 10/2014
B.Sc. in Computer Science

Bachelor Thesis: “Design and Implementation of Bus Ticketing System” 

  • 09/2018 – Present : Postgraduate Scholarship at PhD Level from German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • 09/2016 – 02/2017: Postgraduate Scholarship at Masters Level from Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)
  • 2016 : Fourth Place Winner at Cyber Security Challenge Sunderland Capture the Flag Event, University of Sunderland, UK
  • 2013 : Fourth Place Winner at ISPON National Software Conference and Competition, Calabar, Nigeria