Debbie joined the UEA in September 2014 as an Undergraduate students in Computing Sciences. In 2018 Debbie was appointed as a full time Tutor.
Her teaching responsibilities include Cyber Security, Applications Programming, Information Retrieval, Systems Development and Human Computer Interaction.
In October 2019 Debbie started a PhD in Cyber Security, researching sensistive data disclosures via chatbots.
Prior to joining the UEA Debbie spent 25 years working for a global insurance company and was involved in multiple IT projects, from testing to co-project managing.
During this time she also became a fully qualified Quality Assurance technician and supervisor. She consulted with multiple companies around the UK.
Her aim is to be use both her prior experience and current skills to become a Lecturer, once her PhD is completed.
Key Research Interests
Debbie is very keen on expanding her Cyber Security knowledge and research methods to apply this to society as a way to improve people's lives.
- Deputy Senior Adviser
- Member of the Computing Science Equalities and Diversity committee
- Advising and supporting students as their Academic Advisor
- Big Sister, Little Sister
Master of Education, University of East Anglia
1 Oct 2019 → 27 Jan 2021
Award Date: 27 Jan 2021