International Association for Cryptologic Research

International Association
for Cryptologic Research

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Internships, PhD students, Post-Docs in Cryptography
Télécom Paris, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France
The Cryptography and Cybersecurity team of Télécom Paris ( is seeking excellent and motivated candidates who are interested in doing Master internships, PhD thesis, or Post-docs, in cryptography. We have several fundings for 6 months internship, 3-4 years PhD thesis, or 1-2 years Post-Doc, on topics related to Symmetric Cryptography. Candidates with an interest in conducting research in one of the following areas are particularly encouraged to apply:
  • Design/analysis of symmetric cryptosystems
  • Application of symmetric primitives in fully homomorphic encryption, zero-knowledge proof etc.
Requirements for internships:
  • Master program in Math, CS, or relevant fields
Requirements for Ph.D. students:
  • Master degree in Math, CS, or relevant fields
  • Strong mathematics background
  • Strong ability in at least one programming language
  • Understanding basic cryptanalysis methods is a plus
Requirements for Post-Docs:
  • Holding or finishing a Ph.D. degree in cryptography, IT security, or a related field
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record at IACR conferences or top security conferences
The review of applications starts immediately and will continue until positions are filled.
Contact: Qingju Wang (
Last updated: 2023-10-27 posted on 2023-10-26