Jose Morales is currently a Senior Researcher in the Software Engineering Institute - CERT at Carnegie Mellon University. His research is in cyber security with a current research focus on forensic analysis, behavior based malware analysis and detection, suspicion assessment theory and implementation, mobile malware, malware distribution networks, identity deception deterrence, and social engineering. His Ph.D. is in Computer Science from FUI. He was a post-doctoral research fellow in the Institute for Cyber Security at UT San Antonio. He is co-founder and moderator of the Hispanics in Computing email list. He is a Senior Member of the ACM and IEEE.