Miss Sarah De'Ath

Job: Lecturer in Digital Forensics

Faculty: Computing, Engineering and Media

School/department: School of Computer Science and Informatics

Research group(s): Cyber Technology Institute

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 257 7484

E: sarah.hd@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk/cti


Personal profile

Sarah teaches digital forensics modules within the Cyber Technology Institute in the CEM faculty on undergraduate and postgraduate Cyber Security/Cyber Technology courses, alongside this, she also delivers digital forensics modules to undergraduate Forensic Science students in the HLS faculty and postgraduate Forensic Accounting students in the BAL faculty.

Sarah leads the delivery of the NCSC CyberFirst courses at DMU, she works with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) to inspire secondary school students from all backgrounds to think about a career in cyber security.

Research group affiliations

Cyber Technology Institute (CTI)

Research interests/expertise

Digital Forensics Education

Areas of teaching

Digital Forensics and associated subject areas.


BSc Hons, PGCE, QTS, MSc

Professional licences and certificates

ACE (AccessData Certified Examiner), Exterro
ACT (AccessData Certified Technician), Exterro

Analyze DI Pro Certified, Griffeye

CMFF (Cellebrite Mobile Forensics Fundamentals), Cellebrite
CCO (Cellebrite Certified Operator), Cellebrite

XRY Certified (Mobile Forensics), MSAB

Forthcoming events

CyberFirst Courses:

  • Trailblazers (Year 8 Students)
  • Adventurers (Year 9 Students)