Headshot of Elissa Redmiles
Headshot of Elissa Redmiles


Elissa Redmiles

University of Maryland


Elissa Redmiles is a second-year Ph.D. student in Computer Science at the University of Maryland. Her research focuses on understanding how users make security decisions and developing security education interventions for at-risk users. Prior to pursuing her Ph.D., Elissa held Marketing Management and Software Engineering roles at IBM, was a 2015 Eric and Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good Fellow at the University of Chicago, and completed her B.S. in Computer Science, cum laude, at the University of Maryland.