Tyler Moore - Faculty & Adjuncts

Tyler Moore, PhD

Tyler Moore, PhD
Chairperson, School of Cyber Studies
Tandy Professor of Cyber Security
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Computer Science
Cyber Studies
918-631-3232 Website Rayzor Hall Room 2140


PhD – University of Cambridge BS – University of Tulsa


Tyler Moore is the Tandy Professor of Cyber Security and Information Assurance in the Tandy School of Computer Science at the University of Tulsa (TU). He is the inaugural chair of the School of Cyber Studies, a new interdisciplinary department at TU that offers cyber degrees at the BS, MS and PhD levels. His research focuses on security economics, cybercrime measurement, and cybersecurity policy. He is a founding Editor in Chief of the Journal of Cybersecurity, a new interdisciplinary journal published by Oxford University Press. He was a 2016-17 New America Cybersecurity Fellow. Prior to joining TU, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS) at Harvard University, the Hess Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Wellesley College, and an assistant professor at Southern Methodist University. A British Marshall Scholar, Prof. Moore completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge, while he holds BS degrees in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of Tulsa.

Research Interests

Security Economics, Cybercrime Measurement, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Digital Currencies, Cybersecurity Policy

Teaching Interests

Cyber security courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Courses of special interest include Secure Electronic Commerce, Security Economics, Secure Software Development, Data Structures and Algorithms, Introduction to Cyber Security, Foundations of Cyber Security.


Journal Articles

Conference Proceedings


  • [1]
    Economics of Information Security and Privacy. Springer, 2010.

Book Chapters

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    T. Moore and R. Anderson, “Internet Security”, in The Oxford Handbook of the Digital Economy, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 572-599.
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    T. Moore, “The economics of cybersecurity: Principles and policy options”, in Proceedings of a Workshop on Deterring Cyberattacks: Informing Strategies and Developing Options for U.S. Policy, The National Academies Press, 2010, pp. 3–23.
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    T. Moore, “The economics of cybersecurity: Principles and policy options”, vol. 3, pp. 103 – 117, 2010.
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    R. Anderson, T. Moore, S. Nagaraja, and A. Ozment, “Incentives and Information Security”, in Algorithmic Game Theory, Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp. 633-649.
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    C. Swenson, T. Moore, and S. Shenoi, “GSM Cell Site Forensics”, in Advances in Digital Forensics II, vol. 222, Springer, 2006, pp. 259-272.
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    T. Moore, A. Meehan, G. Manes, and S. Shenoi, “Using Signaling Information in Telecom Network Forensics”, in Advances in Digital Forensics, vol. 194, Springer, 2005, pp. 177-188.


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    T. Moore, “Workshop Report: DIMACS Workshop on Information Security Economics”. 2007.

Courses Taught

  • Secure Electronic Commerce
  • Secure Software Development I
  • Special Topics
  • Research and Dissertation
  • Independent Study
  • Foundations of Cyber Security
  • Programming Languages and Structures
  • Data Structures
  • Special Topics in Computer Science