Ben Holland is a PhD candidate at Iowa State University with experience working on two high profile DARPA projects. He has extensive experience writing program analyzers to detect novel and sophisticated malware in Android applications and served on the ISU team as a key analyst for DARPA’s Automated Program Analysis for Cybersecurity (APAC) program.

His past work experience has been in research at Iowa State University, mission assurance at MITRE, government systems at Rockwell Collins, and systems engineering at Wabtec Railway Electronics.

Ben holds a M.S. degree in Computer Engineering and Information Assurance, a B.S. in Computer Engineering, and a B.S. in Computer Science. Currently he is a member of ISU’s Knowledge-Centric Software Lab working on DARPA’s Space/Time Analysis for Cybersecurity (STAC) program.