Nicholas Patterson

Lecturer, Deakin University

I am an academic professional in teaching and research at Deakin University. I hold a Ph.D in Cyber Security which was awarded the Alfred Deakin Medal and teach in the field of Cyber Security, algorithms and robotics.

You can view one of my free online cyber-security courses at


  • –present
    Cybercrime, Deakin University


  • 2013 
    Deakin University, PhD


Alfred Deakin Medalist, Deakin Award for Teaching Excellence, Advanced credentials in Critical Thinking and Problem Solving.