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Jaideep Vaidya

Distinguished Professor

Jaideep Vaidya is a Distinguished Professor in the MSIS  Department at Rutgers University. He received the B.E. degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Mumbai, the M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Purdue University. His general area of research is in security, privacy, data mining, and data management. He  has published over 200 technical papers in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings, and has received several best paper awards from the premier conferences in data mining, databases, digital government, security, and informatics. He is an AAAS and IEEE Fellow as well as an ACM Distinguished Scientist. He served as the Editor in Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing.


Awards & Distinctions

  • AAAS Fellow, 2022
  • IEEE Fellow, 2021
  • NIGMS Outstanding Researcher Award

    The NIGMS R35 MIRA Outstanding Investigator Award is an award for the nation's highly talented and promising investigators ( The Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA) is not project based, and instead provides support for the entire program of research in an investigator's laboratory that is within the mission of NIGMS. The overall grant is a sole PI grant for $1.9 Million to support work on developing new methodologies and innovative technologies that can holistically enable data sharing while respecting privacy and security considerations.

  • IFIP WG 11.3 Outstanding Research Award (2018)

    This award is given for outstanding research contributions to the field of data and applications security and privacy that have had lasting impact in furthering or understanding the theory or development of secure and private data applications.

  • ACM Distinguished Scientist (2015)

    The Distinguished Members Grade recognizes those ACM members with at least 15 years of professional experience and 5 years of continuous Professional Membership who have achieved significant accomplishments or have made a significant impact on the computing field.

  • Rutgers Board of Trustees Research Fellowship for Scholarly Excellence


  • Spring 2020: 22:198:645: Data Privacy
  • Fall 2019: 22:198:645: Data Privacy