Prof. Dr.-Ing. Delphine Reinhardt


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Delphine Reinhardt is a full professor and head of the Computer Security and Privacy group at the University of Göttingen. She is currently the Vice Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science and the director of the Institute of Computer Science. During the 2023/2024 winter semester, she was a visiting professor at the School of Computer Science and Engineering, the University of New South Wales Sydney, Australia as well as at the School of Computing and Information Systems, Singapore Management University, Singapore. She is an IEEE Senior Member since 2021. In 2019, she was nominated as one of 10 worldwide "Rising Stars in Networking and Communications" by N2Women and was awarded the Johann-Philipp-Reis-Preis for outstanding innovative publications. Before moving to Göttingen in January 2018, she was an assistant professor at Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn in Germany from 2014 to 2017, leading the “Privacy and Security in Ubiquitous Computing” group at the Institute of Computer Science 4. She was also associated to the Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics (FKIE) during that time. She completed her doctoral degree in computer science (with distinction) on privacy in participatory sensing in 2013 at Technische Universität Darmstadt and the Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt (CASED). Her dissertation was awarded by the Communication and Distributed Systems Group (KuVS) supported by the German Informatics Society (GI) and ITG-VDE, the Information Technology Society (ITG) of the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies (VDE), as well as the Association of the Friends of the Technische Universität Darmstadt for outstanding academic achievements. Since 2009, she hold a double-degree in electrical engineering from TU Darmstadt and Ecole Nationale Supérieure de l’Electronique et ses Applications (ENSEA), France.