Dr Allison Wylde

Dr Allison Wylde

Business Tutor

Cardiff Business School

Dr Allison Wylde FRGS FHEA PhD MA DIC (Imperial) BSc Hons.

  • Tutor with Cardiff University Business School, in Marketing and Strategy
  • Reseach Associate with the Airbus Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Analytics at Cardiff University
  • Dr Wylde's portfolio includes part-time posts at Edinburgh Napier University and Warwick University, previously she was with Loughborough University

Honours and awards

  • In 2012 Dr Wylde was awarded Lord Imbert prize for contributions to security

Professional memberships

  • Fellow, Royal Geographical Society
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy
  • Member, British Standards Institute (Cabinet Office) Technical Committee, Societal Security Management SSM/01
  • Member, International Commission, ASIS International Commission on Standards and Guidelines
  • Member, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

Early Stage Researcher PhD 2015

  • Research interests focus
    • on human and organisational decision-making, specifically perceptions of trust, risk and vulnerability - often technology-mediated, mobile and cyber, and the internet of things (IOT); under conditions of uncertainty
    • security standards, guidelines and governance, for example, the Data Protection Act, DPA:1998 and the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR:2018
  • Output in the pipeline includes peer-review conference papers presented at the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) and papers under review with 4* journals
  • Additional output and impact arise through membership of the UK Cabinet Office led British Standards Institute, Technical Committee, Societal Security Management SSM/ 01 and previously with the ASIS International Commission on Standards and Guidelines
  • Current funded projects include an independent audit of user-experience (UX) of an application (App) for resilient communities with London First