Clifton joined the GRI team in September 2019. Clifton is a PhD student in Northeastern University’s Cybersecurity program, advised by Cristina Nita-Rotaru and Alina Oprea. His research interests involve algorithms and theory, data science, security and privacy, and systems and networking. More specifically, he is interested in security and privacy in the internet, especially IoT systems and considering and developing policy surrounding privacy and the Internet. Prior to coming to Northeastern, he studied Mathematics and Computer Science at Bridgewater State University.