International Association for Cryptologic Research

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Postdoctoral Position in Cryptography
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
We invite applications for a postdoctoral research position in applied cryptography in topics related, but not limited, to the following:

  • Zero-knowledge proofs
  • Polynomial/vector commitments
  • Searchable/structured encryption
  • Oblivious algorithms
  • TEE-assisted cryptography
Applicants are expected to have a PhD in computer science or related field and published papers in cryptography (IACR venues) and/or top-tier security conferences (Big-4). Experience with hands-on implementation is a plus. The specific research topic will be determined based on the interests of the applicant.

Interested applicants should submit their CV and a single-page research statement. The position is available immediately and on a rolling basis until filled. It will initially be for one year and can be extended given satisfactory performance.

Work environment: The HKUST CSE department was ranked 17th in the world in 2020 by THE World University Rankings. Our graduates typically produce research output of the highest quality and consistently staff world-class institutions. The lab offers a creative work environment that is ideal for excellent research.

Contact: Prof. Papadopoulos Dimitrios, dipapado at cse dot ust dot hk
Last updated: 2021-07-09 posted on 2021-07-07