The Hume Center leads Virginia Tech's research, education, and outreach programs focused on the communication and computation challenges of the national security community. Education programs provide mentorship, internships, scholarships, and seek to address key challenges in qualified US citizens entering federal service. Advanced research programs focus on signals intelligence, electronic warfare, cybersecurity and analytics, and aerospace systems.
Oct 07, 2014
As part of the ongoing partnership between L-3 Communications and Virginia Tech, Danfeng "Daphne" Yao joins Hume Center Director Charles Clancy in being named an L-3 Communications Cyber Faculty Fellow.
Sep 24, 2014
Director Charles Clancy briefed US Senator Tim Kaine and VT President Dr. Timothy Sands on the work of the Hume Center and our important mission in education and research that serves the nation's defense and intelligence communities.
Sep 17, 2014
The Hume Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Jonathan Black as its first Associate Director of Research for Aerospace Systems. In this role, he will oversee the center’s growing portfolio of research in unmanned aircraft and spacecraft, including the design and construction of a new ground station to facilitate small satellite missions.
Sep 12, 2014
The Hume Center is seeking applicants for research staff members to support a growing body of research programs in signals intelligence and electronic warfare. People with interest and experience in software radio, signal processing, and embedded computing are of significant interest.
Aug 26, 2014
The Hume Center seeks applicants for a Project Management position supporting a portfolio of defense- and intelligence-funded research. This position would primarily support the Center’s Northern Virginia office. The ideal candidate would be an early-career individual with experience in formal project management, defense contracts, and research proposal development processes.