Associate Research Fellow, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
School of Computer Science and Software Engineering
Fixed Term (36 Month) Appointment
The Centre for Computer and Information Security Research (CCISR) is within the ICT Research Institute at the University of Wollongong. CCISR is a prominent Centre for research and development in information security in Australia, performing cutting edge research and development in cryptography, multimedia and network security.
You will be involved in research in the area of functional encryption, attribute-based encryption and related areas; co-supervision of research students in relevant areas whenever required; and contribution to professional activities organised by Centre for Computer and Information Security. You will have the opportunity to work with Professor Willy Susilo on the ARC Discovery project –“Attribute-based encryption: new cryptographic framework, constructions and applications towards cloud security”.
Visit employment.uow.edu.au for a full position description with Selection Criteria. You must address the Selection Criteria as part of your application.
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PostDoc Position in Lightweight Cryptography for the Internet of Things, University of Luxembourg
The Laboratory of Algorithmics, Cryptology and Security (LACS) of the University of Luxembourg is looking for a post-doctoral researcher in the area of lightweight cryptography. The successful candidate will contribute to a research project entitled \\\"Applied Cryptography for the Internet of Things (ACRYPT)\\\", which is funded by the Fonds National de la Recherche (FNR). Besides conducting high-quality research, the tasks associated with this position include the co-supervision of a Ph.D. student and the dissemination of research results. The ACRYPT project is led by Prof. Alex Biryukov and expected to start in summer 2013.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree (or be in the final stages of a Ph.D. program) in cryptography or a closely related discipline. Applications from researchers with experience in embedded systems security, network security, privacy/anonymity, or mobile/wireless security will also be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record including papers in top-tier crypto/security conference proceedings or journals. Candidates with an interest to conduct leading-edge research in one of the following areas are particularly encouraged to apply:
- Design and analysis of symmetric cryptographic primitives
- Side-channel attacks (e.g. DPA) on symmetric cryptographic primitives and countermeasures
The position is available from July 2013 on basis of a fixed-term contract for a duration of three years, which includes a probation period of six months. LACS offers excellent working conditions in an attractive research environment and a highly competitive salary. Interested candidates are invited to submit their application by email to lacs.acrypt(at)gmail.com. The application material should contain a cover letter explaining the candidate\\\'s motivation and research interests, a detailed CV (including photo), a list of publications, copies of diploma certificates, and names and
Postdoc, University of California San Diego (UCSD), La Jolla, California, USA
The cryptography group at UCSD (Bellare, Micciancio, Shacham, Impagliazzo) would love to welcome some new postdocs! We conduct research in both theoretical and applied cryptography. Start dates, duration and pay are flexible. Please apply via