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Srivatanakul, Thitima

Srivatanakul, Thitima

Assistant Professor

Mathematics and Computer Science

Phone: 718-262-2545
Office Location: AC-2C07

Dr. Srivatanakul is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics & Computer Science at York College. She obtained her Ph.D. in Computer Science in 2005 and her Master's degree in Software Engineering in 2001, both from the University of York, United Kingdom. Her doctoral dissertation, titled 'Security Analysis with Deviational Techniques,' was supervised by Professor Dr. John A. Clark and Dr. Fiona Polack. Additionally, Dr. Srivatanakul holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

Dr. Srivatanakul's research focuses primarily on Cyber Security and Cyber Security Education, Computer Science Education, Game-based Learning, Web Development, Ethical hacking, and Software Engineering. She is the Principal Investigator (PI) for both the NSF S-STEM Scholarship Program and the NSA/NSF-funded GenCyber Program at York College. Furthermore, since 2000, Dr. Srivatanakul has been serving as a co-director of the New York State Education Department's York College STEP Program.

Office Hours

Monday/Wednesday11:00 am - 1.00 pm
Friday (via zoom)9:00 am - 11:00 am 
Or By Appointment, please email


PhD University of York, United Kingdom Computer Science 2005 
MSc University of York, United Kingdom Software Engineering 2001 
BEng Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Computer Engineering 1999 

Areas of Expertise

  • Cyber Security and Cyber Security Education
  • Computer Science Education
  • Web Development
  • Ethical hacking
  • Software Engineering
  • Game-based Learning in Cyber Security

Publications in Field Of Expertise