Dr Islam has now over 18 years of teaching and research experience in different Universities both in Australia and overseas. He started his academic career at Dhaka University Bangladesh since I997 and worked at different Universities such as Deakin University, Monash University, CQUniversity in Melbourne, Australia. Dr Islam is now working as Senior Lecturer at School of Computing, Charles Sturt University (CSU), Australia. He is also Leading the Cybersecuriy research group at CSU. He has developed strong background in leadership, sustainability, collaborative research in the area of IT security, Network security and Cyber security using mixed research methodology. Currently He has a strong publication record and has published more than 115 peer reviewed research papers in different reputed International journals and International conference proceedings. He has been have been involved, as general chair, member of organizing committee & TPC, in a number of International conferences and acting as a member of editorial team of different Journals. His professional activities recognised both nationally and internationally through achieving various rewards such as professional excellence reward, research excellence award, best publication award, best faculty award, leadership award, best paper and thesis awards etc.