Jonathan D. MOFFETT

Phone and fax: +44 (0)1904 425010 
Mobile: +44 (0)7884 367339 



MA, Trinity College, Cambridge (Maths with Theoretical Physics, & Theology), 1961.

Diploma in Applied Social Studies at Nottingham University (professional social work training), 1964

PhD, Department of Computing, Imperial College, London ("Delegation of Authority"), 1990

Chartered Engineer (C Eng), 1988.

Fellow of the Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA), 1987.


1992-2005 Department of Computer Science, University of York

2003-05 Honorary Visiting Fellow

1999-2003 Senior Lecturer

1995-99 Lecturer & Course Organiser, Advanced MSc Courses

MSc lecture courses in:

1992-95 SCHEMA Project

Senior Research Fellow in the High Integrity Systems Engineering group in the Department of Computer Science at York, in the EPSRC funded SCHEMA project on the management of safety critical systems, working on formalisation of safety policies in computer systems, causal logic for requirements engineering, and hybrid systems.

2001-05 Department of Computing, The Open University

Senior Visiting Research Fellow

2004-05 University of Oxford Software Engineering Programme

External Lecturer

1986-92 Department of Computing, Imperial College

Research student, Research Assistant (1990), Research Fellow (1992), working on Distributed Systems Management (Domino Project funded by SERC/DTI) with special reference to access control and the formalisation of management policies. Main contributions: method for the controlled delegation of authority in distributed systems; formalisation of management domains in distributed systems; the representation of policies as system objects. Active working member of IST/21/1/1 working group on ISO Security Standards.


His previous experience has been as a systems consultant on large commercial systems, including acting as computer controls and security adviser at Esso Europe Inc, and as consultant to one of the London Clearing Banks, for whom he wrote their computer security standards. For details see business experience

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