Joshua Reynolds

PhD student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

I work with a lot of awesome people at the NSRG.
I study usable security and privacy.


IEEE S&P (Oakland) 2018 - A Tale of Two Studies: The Best and Worst of YubiKey Usability. Joshua Reynolds, Trevor Smith, Ken Reese, Luke Dickinson, Scott Ruoti, Kent Seamons

EuroUSEC 2018 - A Usability Study of Secure Email Deletion. Tyler Monson, Joshua Reynolds, Trevor Smith, Daniel Zappala, Scott Ruoti, Kent Seamons

USENIX 2017 - TrustBase: An Architecture to Repair and Strengthen Certificate-based Authentication. Mark O’Neill, Scott Heidbrink, Scott Ruoti, Jordan Whitehead, Dan Bunker, Luke Dickinson, Travis Hendershot, Joshua Reynolds, Kent Seamons, Daniel Zappala


Brigham Young University: Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science 2012-2017. Summa Cum Laude

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2017-Present


Student Secretary: RAID 2018 PC

Undergraduate Intern Mentor: Summer 2018 & Spring 2019

Graduate TA for Professor Kirill Levchenko ECE498KL 'E-Crime' Fall 2018


All Apps Ever

Mobile OS Update Adoption

Measuring URL Usability for Identity

Identifying Stakeholders in Malware Operations


BYU Heritage 8-Semester Full Tuition Scholarship

State Farm Doctoral Scholar 2018-2019


Transcribing genealogical records in foreign languages. Try it

Development for voice HCI -> try Spaceship Adventure for Amazon Alexa

Creative Writing. Check out these free lectures from my Alma Mater, BYU by Brandon Sanderson

Oratorio - I am currently enjoying Rob Gardner's "Lamb of God" recorded with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Spire Chorus of Arizona.
They published up one of the songs on youtube here.


English - I enjoy learning languages. Here are some I have studied.

Castellano Argentino - Formoseño, Chaqueño, y Correntino, chaumigo!

Íslenska - Spyrðu mig um heslihnetusmjör :)

Svenska - Jag gillar en fika (men jag dricker inte kaffe)

Deutch - Der Computer hat immer recht!

I also use programming languages to talk to computers.