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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD, Curtin University of Technology, 10/09/2007
  • Graduate Certificate Practice of Tertiary Teaching, University of Newcastle, 12/12/2008
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Eng)(Honours), University of Newcastle, 08/04/1998

Research

Research keywords

  • Collaborative Environments
  • Data Security
  • Information Privacy

Research expertise

Information Privacy, Data Security, Intelligence Analysis & Knowledge Discovery

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
080399Computer Software Not Elsewhere Classified40
080699Information Systems Not Elsewhere Classified40
080599Distributed Computing Not Elsewhere Classified20

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Database
  • Privacy
  • Security
  • Software Development
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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2009Pranata I, Skinner GD, 'Managing enterprise authentication and authorization permissions in digital ecosystem', IEEE-DEST 2009: Third IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, Istanbul, Turkey (2009) [E1]
2007Skinner GD, 'Multi-dimensional privacy protection for digital collaborations', International Journal of Security, 1 22-31 (2007) [C1]
2009Skinner GD, 'A study into fostering entrepreneurship in information communication technology (ICT)', International Journal of Computers and Communications, 4 108-116 (2009) [C1]
2009Skinner GD, 'Cyber security management of access controls in digital ecosystems and distributed environments', The 6th International Confernce on Information Technology and Applications, ICITA 2009, Hanoi, Vietnam (2009) [E1]
2008Skinner GD, 'Addressing data security issues in digital collaborations with a combined authentication scheme encapsulation (CASE)', ICE 2008: Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Concurrent Enterprising, Lisbon, Portugal (2008) [E1]

Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

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Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2010Lutton E, Regan BG, Skinner GD, 'RFID deployment: Supply chain case study', RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security and Integrations, CRC Press, Boca Raton 169-197 (2010) [B1]

Co-authors: Brian Regan

Journal article (24 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Lubans DR, Smith JJ, Skinner G, Morgan PJ, 'Development and implementation of a smartphone application to promote physical activity and reduce screen-time in adolescent boys.', Front Public Health, 2 42 (2014) [C1]
2014Smith JJ, Morgan PJ, Plotnikoff RC, Dally KA, Salmon J, Okely AD, et al., 'Rationale and study protocol for the 'Active Teen Leaders Avoiding Screen-time' (ATLAS) group randomized controlled trial: An obesity prevention intervention for adolescent boys from schools in low-income communities', Contemporary Clinical Trials, 37 106-119 (2014)
2013Fasihuddin H, Skinner G, Athauda RI, 'Boosting the Opportunities of Open Learning (MOOCs) through Learning Theories', GSTF Journal on Computing, 3 (2013) [C1]

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2013Pranata I, Athauda R, Skinner G, 'Determining trustworthiness and quality of mobile applications', Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, 65 LNICST 192-206 (2013) [C1]
2013Pranata I, Athauda RI, Skinner GD, 'Modeling Decentralized Reputation-Based Trust for Initial Transactions in Digital Environments', ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, 12 8:1-8:35 (2013) [C1]
2013Altamimi R, Skinner G, Nesbitt KV, 'FITTER - A Framework for Integrating Activity Tracking Technologies into Electric Recreation for Children and Adolescents', International Journal of Medical, Pharmaceutical Science and Engineering, 7 299-308 (2013) [C2]

Co-authors: Keith Nesbitt

2012Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A flexible authentication and authorisation mechanism for securing transactions in digital ecosystem', International Journal on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems, 2 87-101 (2012) [C1]
2012Altamimi RIA, Skinner GD, 'A survey of active video game literature', International Journal of Computer and Information Technology, 1 20-35 (2012) [C1]
2012Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A distributed secure mechanism for resource protection in a digital ecosystem environment', Journal of Information Security, 3 25-38 (2012) [C1]
2012Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A holistic review on trust and reputation management systems for digital environments', International Journal of Computer and Information Technology, 1 44-53 (2012) [C1]
2010Skinner GD, 'The I-CAN tool and managing information and communication technology (ICT) innovation in Australia', Innovative Studies: International Journal (ISIJ), 1 1-18 (2010) [C1]
2010Skinner GD, 'Information and innovation management within information technology enterprises', Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 71 300-311 (2010) [C1]
2010Alkhalifah A, Skinner GD, 'Enhanced knowledge based authentication using iterative session parameters', Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 71 293-299 (2010) [C1]
2009Skinner GD, 'A study into fostering entrepreneurship in information communication technology (ICT)', International Journal of Computers and Communications, 4 108-116 (2009) [C1]
2009Pranata I, Skinner GD, 'Digital ecosystem access control management', WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 6 926-935 (2009) [C1]

Co-authors: ILUNG PRANATA

2009Skinner G, Chang E, 'A projection of the future effects of quantum computation on information privacy', Techniques and Applications for Advanced Information Privacy and Security: Emerging Organizational, Ethical, and Human Issues, 138-147 (2009)
2008Skinner GD, 'Making a CASE for PACE: Components of the Combined Authentication Scheme Encapsulation for a Privacy Augmented Collaborative Environment', WSEAS Transactions on Computers, 7 630-639 (2008) [C1]
2008Skinner G, 'Making a CASE for PACE: Components of the combined authentication scheme encapsulation for a privacy augmented collaborative environment', Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Security and Management, SAM 2008, 106-112 (2008)
2007Skinner GD, 'Multi-dimensional privacy protection for digital collaborations', International Journal of Security, 1 22-31 (2007) [C1]
2006Skinner GD, Han S, Chang E, 'A Taxomy for Information Privacy in Virtual Collaborations', WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 3 1108-1116 (2006) [C1]
2006Skinner GD, Miller M, Chang E, 'Managing privacy, trust, sercurity and context relationships using weighted graph representations', W S E A S Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 3 283-290 (2006) [C1]

Co-authors: Mirka Miller

2006Skinner GD, Han S, Chang E, 'Shield privacy: a conceptual framework for information privacy and data access controls', W S E A S Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 6 1375-1382 (2006) [C1]
2006Skinner GD, Han S, Chang E, 'An information privacy taxonomy for collaborative environments', Information Management and Computer Security, 14 382-394 (2006) [C1]
2004Skinner G, Chang E, McMahon M, Aisbett J, Miller M, 'Shield privacy hippocratic security method for virtual community', IECON Proceedings (Industrial Electronics Conference), 1 472-479 (2004)
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Conference (36 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Pranata I, Altamimi R, Skinner G, 'Exertainment: Designing Active Video Games to Get Youth Moving', Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2014, Hong Kong (2014)

Co-authors: ILUNG PRANATA

2014Pranata I, Altamimi R, Skinner G, 'An Adaptive Framework Allowing Active Video Games to Address Child Obesity', CGAT, Singapore (2014)
2014Fasihuddin H, Skinner G, Athauda R, 'Personalizing Open Learning Environments through the Adaptation to Learning Styles', The 9th International Conference on Information Technology and Applications, Sydney (2014)

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2013Pranata I, Skinner G, Athauda R, 'A survey on the usability and effectiveness of web-based trust rating systems', 2013 IEEE/ACIS 12th International Conference on Computer and Information Science, ICIS 2013 - Proceedings, Niigata (2013) [E1]
2013Fasihuddin HA, Skinner G, Athauda RI, Pranata I, 'Insights into the use of Knowledge Maps in Online Learning Environments: A Pilot Study', International Conference on Technical Education (ICTechEd), Bangkok, Thailand (2013) [E2]
2013Skinner GD, Altamimi R, 'Active video games (AVG) for promoting E-health initiatives - integration of contemporary information and communication technologies (ICT)', International Conference on Internet Studies: NETS2013, Hong Kong (2013)
2012Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'Open learning sky: A conceptual framework for a cloud based open elearning environment', Proceedings of IASTED International Conference Engineering and Applied Science (EAS 2012), Colombo, Sri Lanka (2012) [E1]

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2012Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A theoretical framework for healthcare innovation management using wiki based Digital Ecosystem', Advanced Materials Research, Chengdu, China (2012) [E1]
2012Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A holistic review of cloud-based e-learning system', IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE) 2012, Hong Kong (2012) [E1]

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2012Pranata I, Athauda RI, Skinner GD, 'Securing and governing access in ad-hoc networks of internet of things', Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference Engineering and Applied Science (EAS 2012), Colombo, Sri Lanka (2012) [E1]
2012Rezaei A, Skinner GD, 'A survey of game based mobile learning: The impact of motion sensing technologies on elearning', Proceedings 3rd Annual International Conference on Computer Science Education: Innovation & Technology (CSEIT 2012) and Software Engineering & Applications (SEA 2012), Singapore (2012) [E1]
2012Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A review of contemporary cloud based e-learning intitiatives', IADIS International Conference on Internet Technologies & Society 2012, Perth, Australia (2012) [E1]

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2012Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'Taking elearning to the cloud - CALC: A framework for collaborative learning in the cloud (CALC)', 3rd Annual International Conference on Computer Science Education: Innovation and Technology, Singapore (2012) [E1]

Co-authors: Rukshan Athauda

2012Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'Architecture implementation for applying trust in digital environments (TIDE)', Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on Internet Technologies & Society 2012, Perth, Australia (2012) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A community based authentication and authorisation mechanism for digital ecosystem', Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, Daejeon, Korea (2011) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A distributed community approach for protecting resources in Digital Ecosystem', 2011 International Conference on Advanced Computer Science and Information Systems (Proceedings), Jakarta, Indonesia (2011) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A distributed mechanism for secure collaboration in Digital Ecosystems', MEDES '11 Proceedings of the International Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems, San Francisco, CA (2011) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'Distributed mechanism for protecting resources in a newly emerged digital ecosystem technology', Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing. 11th International Conference, ICA300 2011, Melbourne, Australia, October 24-26, 2011, Proceedings, Part II, Melbourne, Vic (2011) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'TIDE: Measuring and evaluating trustworthiness and credibility of enterprises in Digital Ecosystem', MEDES '11 Proceedings of the International Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems, San Francisco, CA (2011) [E1]
2011Fasihuddin HAA, Skinner GD, 'Knowledge management of healthcare innovation using digital ecosystem technology', Proceedings of the 2nd Annual International Conference on Network Technologies & Communications (NTC 2011), Singapore (2011) [E1]
2011Pranata I, Skinner GD, Athauda RI, 'A survey on the security requirements for a successful adoption of Digital Ecosystem environment', Proceedings of the 2nd Annual International Conference on Network Technologies & Communications (NTC 2011), Singapore (2011) [E1]
2010Lutton E, Regan BG, Skinner GD, 'Moving eHealth from interoperability to an internet of patients', 2010 National Conference of Emerging Researchers in Ageing: "Getting the Right Skill Mix". Abstracts & Proceedings, Newcastle, NSW (2010) [E3]

Co-authors: Brian Regan

2009Pranata I, Skinner G, 'Managing Enterprise Authentication and Authorization Permissions in Digital Ecosystem', 2009 3RD IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DIGITAL ECOSYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGIES, Istanbul, TURKEY (2009) [E1]
2009Pranata I, Skinner GD, 'Managing enterprise authentication and authorization permissions in digital ecosystem', IEEE-DEST 2009: Third IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, Istanbul, Turkey (2009) [E1]
2009Lutton E, Regan BG, Skinner GD, 'RFID authentication of academic transcripts: In the context of a RFID rationale and deployment methodology', Proceedings Fourth International Conference on Systems and Networks Communications, ICSNC 2009, Porto, Portugal (2009) [E1]
2009Skinner GD, 'Cyber security management of access controls in digital ecosystems and distributed environments', The 6th International Confernce on Information Technology and Applications, ICITA 2009, Hanoi, Vietnam (2009) [E1]
2009Lutton E, Regan BG, Skinner GD, 'Patient identification within a healthcare system: The role of radio frequency identification and bar code technologies', Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Mathematical Methods and Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering (MMACTEE '09), Athens, Greece (2009) [E1]

Co-authors: Brian Regan

2009Pranata I, Skinner GD, 'Managing information access controls in digital ecosystems environments', Recent Advances in Automation & Information: Proceedings of the 10th WSEAS International Conference on Automation and Information (ICAI'09), Prague, Czech Republic (2009) [E1]

Co-authors: ILUNG PRANATA

2009Pranata I, Skinner G, 'Managing enterprise authentication and authorization permissions in digital ecosystem', 2009 3rd IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, DEST '09 (2009) [E1]
2008Skinner GD, 'Investigation of technology-based entrepreneurship and issues with ICT innovation in Australia', Computational Methods and Intelligent Systems: Proceedings of the 10th WSEAS International Conference on Mathematical Methods and Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering (MMACTEE '08), Sofia, Bulgaria (2008) [E1]
2008Skinner GD, 'Addressing data security issues in digital collaborations with a combined authentication scheme encapsulation (CASE)', ICE 2008: Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Concurrent Enterprising, Lisbon, Portugal (2008) [E1]
2008Skinner GD, 'Security for a privacy augmented collaborative environment with a combined authentication scheme encapsulation', Computational Methods and Applied Computing: Proceedings of the Applied Computing Conference (ACC '08), Istanbul, Turkey (2008) [E1]
2008Lutton E, Skinner G, Regan B, 'RFID Rationale and Deployment Methodology', PROCEEDINGS OF THE 8TH WSEAS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON APPLIED COMPUTER SCIENCE (ACS'08), Venice, ITALY (2008) [E1]
2008Athauda RI, Skinner GD, Regan BG, 'A methodology to minimise excessively permissive security configurations', Recent Advances in Applied Computer Science: Proceedings of the 8th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Computer Science (ACS' 08), Venice, Italy (2008) [E1]
2008Skinner G, 'The TLC-PP framework for delivering a Privacy Augmented Collaborative Environment (PACE)', 2007 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COLLABORATIVE COMPUTING: NETWORKING, APPLICATIONS AND WORKSHARING, White Plains, NY (2008) [E1]
2007Skinner GD, 'A privacy augmented collaborative environment (PACE)', Computer Science Challenges. Proceedings of the 7th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Computer Science (ACS'07), Venice, Italy (2007) [E1]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants5
Total funding$44,408

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2014 (2 grants)

Evaluation of a multi-component intervention to reduce screen-time in adolescents: The ‘Stand Up for Healthy Minds’ study$25,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor David Lubans, Professor Ronald Plotnikoff, Professor Philip Morgan, Professor Amanda Baker, Doctor Geoffrey Skinner, Ms Narelle Eather
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020142014
GNo:G1301432

Supporting young Aboriginal men in their transition to fathering through a user developed website$10,208
Funding Body: Young and Well CRC

Project Team
Doctor Richard Fletcher, Professor Brian Kelly, Doctor Josephine Gwynn, Doctor Tonelle Handley, Ms Nicole Turner, Doctor Geoffrey Skinner, Ms Lisa Shipley, Professor David Perkins
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,20820142015
GNo:G1401077

2013 (1 grants)

Faculty PVC Conference Assistance Grant 2013$2,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Science & IT

Project Team
Doctor Geoffrey Skinner
SchemeRole
PVC Conference Assistance GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020132013
GNo:G1401169

2008 (2 grants)

Design and development of authentication and visualisation tools for data security and information privacy management in digital collaborative environments$5,500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Geoffrey Skinner
SchemeRole
Early Career Researcher GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,50020082008
GNo:G0187204

American Computing Conference (ACC2008), MIT University, Boston, United States, 21/4/2008 - 24/4/2008$1,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Geoffrey Skinner
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020082008
GNo:G0188715
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions3
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL2.1

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20132018PhD (Information Technology)Principal SupervisorEnsuring Valid Authentication Models for Cloud Based Services
20122017PhD (Information Technology)Principal SupervisorDesign and Development of Engaging Active Video Games (AVG) to Combat Childhood Obesity
20112015PhD (Information Technology)Principal SupervisorAn Investigation on Employing Cloud Computing Capabilities to Build an Open, Adaptive E-Learning Environment

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2014PhD (Information Technology)Principal SupervisorArchitecture for Security and Trust in Digital Environments (SecuTIDE)
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Dr Geoffrey Skinner

Work Phone(02) 4985 4512
Fax(02) 4921 5896
Email
PositionSenior Lecturer
School of Design Communication and IT
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaInformation Technology
Office
ICT3.13,
ICT Building,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/geoff-skinner
Linkhttp://www.newcastle.edu.au/school/design-communication-it/our_staff/skinner_geoff.html