Dr. Wenjia Li’s research focuses on security, trust, and privacy issues in wireless networks, cyber-physical systems (CPS) (such as intelligent transportation systems), the Internet of Things (IoT), and mobile social networks. His research is supported by the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) Region 2 University Transportation Research Center (UTRC). Li is a member of ACM and IEEE. Prior to joining NYIT in 2014, he was a tenure-track assistant professor at Georgia Southern University, a Doctoral and Research University by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (2006), and a public comprehensive university within the University System of Georgia (USG), between August 2011 and July 2014. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) in August 2011, and master’s degree in computer science and bachelor’s degree in telecommunication engineering, both from Hunan University, China, in 2005 and 2002.