Director, Center for Reliable Information Systems & Cyber Security (RISCS),
Computer Science, CAS
- Ph.D., Weizmann Institute
M.Sc.: Technion, Haifa, Israel
B.A.: Technion, Haifa, Israel
- MCS 135D
Professor, Computer Science, CAS
Ran Canetti is a professor of Computer Science at Boston University and the Director of the Center for Reliable Information System and Cyber Security. He is also a Fellow of the International Association for Cryptologic Research and an associate editor of the Journal of Cryptology and Information and Computation. Canetti graduated from the Weizmann Institute of Science, was a researcher at IBM Watson Research Center, a research scientist at MIT and a professor at Tel Aviv University. Canetti’s research interests span multiple aspects of cryptography and information security, with emphasis on the design, analysis and use of cryptographic protocols.