Anton Dahbura

Executive Director of Johns Hopkins Information Security Institute & Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Institute of Assured Autonomy

Information Security

Research Interests

  • Security
  • Fault-tolerant computing
  • Distributed systems
  • Testing

Anton (Tony) Dahbura received the BSEE, MSEE, and PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Johns Hopkins University in 1981, 1982, and 1984, respectively.

From 1983 until 1996 he was a researcher at AT&T Bell Laboratories, was an Invited Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at Princeton University, and served as Research Director of the Motorola Cambridge Research Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Since 1996 he has led several entrepreneurial efforts in the areas of printing professional baseball operations and commercial real estate.

Since January, 2012 he has served as Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute and in 2019 became Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Assured Autonomy.

His research interests include fault tolerant computing, testing of complex systems, information security and social engineering, scheduling optimization and sports analytics.

From 2000-2002 he served as Chair of the Johns Hopkins University Engineering Alumni and in 2004 was the recipient of the Johns Hopkins Heritage Award for his service to the University. He chaired The Johns Hopkins Computer Science Department Advisory Board from 1998 until 2011 and served on the Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering National Advisory Council from 1998 until 2011.

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