Professor Iqbal Gondal is Associate Dean, Cloud,Systems & Security at RMIT University. Prior to joining RMIT, Iqbal was the Director of Internet Commerce Security Lab (ICSL) at Federation University, Ballarat where he received funding to support research in ICSL in the area of Intelligent Malware analysis, threat intelligence, fraud detection, cyber-attack triage, malware webinject detection, phishing attack identification and mitigation, and blockchain.
He is a Fellow of Institute of Engineers Australia, a member of IEEE (USA) and a Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). Iqbal is also a member of the Advisory Board for the International Journal for Distributed Sensors networks and the Editor of Journal of Information Processing in Agriculture, China.
In the past, Iqbal served as a Director of the ICT strategy for the Faculty of IT at Monash university. He has also served in the capacity of Director of Postgraduate studies for six years, Member of the Faculty Board and Member of the Monash Academic Board. He has received commendation from Vice-Chancellor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching) for his excellent work during his time at Monash university.
Prior to joining Monash University, Iqbal worked in capacity of a Research Fellow and a senior Software Systems Engineer for seven years in Singapore and in Australia with Delphi (GM), Singapore Manufacturing Technology (SimTech) and other industries.