T. Charles Clancy, PhD

Effective May 15, 2019, I have stepped down as the executive director for the Hume Center for National Security and Technology, and the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative. Eric Paterson and Jeff Reed are steping in as interim directors for each.

Effective July 8, 2019, I will be joining The MITRE Corporation as Vice President for Intelligence Programs, responsible for technical innovation and program delivery for MITRE’s support of the Intelligence Community.

Basic Information

University Appointments

Research Affiliations

Professional Activities


Research Interests

  • 5G/IoT Security
  • PHY-Layer Security/Resilience
  • AI/ML in Wireless Systems

Dr. Charles Clancy, 2017
Congressional Testimony

Senate Judiciary: 5G: National Security Concerns, Intellectual Property Issues, and the Impact on Competition and Innovation, May 2019

House SS&T: Bolstering Data Privacy and Mobile Security: An Assessment of IMSI Catcher Threats, July 2018

House E&C: Telecommunications, Global Competitiveness, and National Security, May 2018

House E&C: Promoting Security in Wireless Technology, June 2017

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