Creighton Hager is working as a Lead Engineer in the MITRE Corporation. His projects are related to wireless networking and network security. He is currently researching in the area of network science and complex adaptive systems for MITRE. His prior projects include WiMAX vulnerability analysis supporting OSD/NII, NSA HAIPE Specification support, integrated Network Enhanced Telemetry research, Mobile User Objective System support, and JNO UAV waveform analysis.
Creighton received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech in 2004. He has published articles in the areas of Bluetooth vulnerabilities, energy efficient security mechanisms, context-aware adaptive security, and cross-layer optimized design.
Creighton was also an entrepreneur in Manila, Philippines, and improved a private high school into a technical university.
His professional memberships include IEEE and Eta Kappa Nu.