Job ID: 132071

One PhD Scholarship in the United States

Tennessee Technological University

  • Oct. 22, 2019
  • One PhD Scholarship in the United States
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Tennessee Technological University
    Cookeville , TN
  • Nov. 15, 2019
  • Jan. 28, 2020
  • Graduate Student
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee, USA, is offering one full PhD scholarship.

The PhD candidates are to conduct research in the area of cybersecurity. The candidates will by supervised by Dr Mohamed Mahmoud (

Background in Cybersecurity, communication, machine learning, cryptography, or networking is not required but preferred

Applicants are required to have GRE with minimum requirements of V = 147, Q = 157, AW = 3.5, Toefel 550 or Ielts 5.5, and Bachelor and Master GPAs of 3.5.

The scholarship meets the full tuition fees. It also provides stipend of $19,200 per year.

Interested applicants are to submit the following materials to Dr Mohamed Mahmoud at

  • A cover letter indicating the applicant’s research interests
  • Curriculum vitae
  • List of publications (if any)
  • Academic transcript(s)

Tennessee Tech University is a public university that is located at Cookeville City, Tennessee state. Dr Mahmoud is the founder of cybersecurity lab at Tennessee Tech University in 2013. The lab has graduated six master students and five PhD students. The lab graduates are currently assistant professors in public universities in Texas, Arkansas, North Carolina, Florida, and Mississippi.

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