Andre Weimerskirch

Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Engineering Systems

Lear Corporation, 220 E Huron Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

andrewmk@umich.edu

Additional Appointments

  • Vice President of Cybersecurity and Functional Safety, Lear Corporation

Education

  • MBA, Henley Business School, 2013.
  • PhD, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University of Bochum, 2004.
  • MS, Computer Science, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2001.

Research Interests

Dr. André Weimerskirch is active in all areas of automotive and transportation cybersecurity and privacy as well as functional safety. He is a main designer of the American vehicle-to-vehicle SCMS security system, co-founder of the American workshop on embedded security in cars (escar USA), chairs the Mcity cybersecurity working group, and is a member of the University of Michigan Dearborn Computer and Information Science Professional Advisory Board.

Service

  • Co-editor of SAE International Journal of Transportation Cybersecurity and Privacy
  • Member of University of Michigan Dearborn Computer and Information Science Professional Advisory Board
  • Member of University of Michigan Dearborn Industry Advisory Board for the Cybersecurity Center
  • Member of the Center for Automotive Research Technology Advisory Council 
  • SAE/ISO 21434 Joint Working Group member
  • Member of Uptane Board of Directors
  • Vice-chair SAE Vehicle Electrical System Security committee

Key Projects

  • Crash Avoidance Metric Partners (CAMP) - Vehicle-to-Vehicle Safety Application Communication Security (2008 - 2017)