(Elected academic staff member - from March 2020)
Muthu has been an academic staff member in the School of Information and Communications Technology at Griffith University for the past 19 years. He obtained BScEng with 1st Class Hons from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and obtained PhD from Cambridge University.
He has pioneered the Network Security teaching and research at Griffith University, and is the leader of Security Research Group at the Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems. His research expertise is in Cyber Security, Blockchain Technology, Network Security and Wireless Sensor Networking. He successfully proposed and led the development of the 1st Master of Cyber Security Program in Queensland.
Muthu is a favourite among students and has received a number of best teacher awards. He is an active member in his community, including involvement with the ‘Gold Coast Hindu Cultural Association’ as the Secretary. Muthu has been actively involved in internationalisation for Griffith University.