Tommy van Steen is Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity Governance at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs. He holds a BSc and MSc in psychology from Radboud University Nijmegen. In 2016, he received his PhD in behavioural change with the title The question-behaviour effect: Causes and moderators from the University of the West of England.
After more than two years as a postdoctoral researcher in cybersecurity at the University of Bath, Tommy van Steen joined the Institute of Security and Global Affairs in December 2018 where he teaches various bachelor and master courses on cyber security.
His research interests are based around the behavioural aspects of cyber security. Using a variety of (quantitative) research methods, Tommy van Steen investigates how to influence, change, and improve cyber security behaviours of end-users and organisations.