Junior Professorship (W1), Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
The Institute for Mathematics at the Carl von Ossietzky University invites applications for a Junior Professorship in Explicit Methods in Number Theory and Algebra (W 1) starting as soon as possible. The initial appointment will be for a duration of three years. Provided that her or his performance is thereafter evaluated positively, employment may be extended for three more years.
Appointment requirements are governed by Paragraph 30 Section 2 of the Lower Saxony Education Act (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz). The successful applicant will be required to conduct research and teach in the area named above.
The job advertisement is intended for outstanding researchers in the area of Algebra/Number Theory. Knowledge in the following areas is desired: Algebraic Number Theory/Geometry, Computeralgebra, or applications thereof, e.g. Cryptography or Coding Theory.
Interested candidates should submit the usual (CV, publication record, research statement, teaching statement) to the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Prof. Dr. Astrid Fischer, Institute for Mathematics, 26111 Oldenburg, Germany. A copy of the application in pdf-format should be sent to traute.lampke (at) uni-oldenburg.de. Deadline for applications is 27-May-2013 (post-marked).
2 Post-Doc, University of Luxembourg
The University of Luxembourg seeks to hire two outstanding post-doctoral researchers at its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) (http://wwwen.uni.lu/snt). One of the positions is within the ApSIA http://wwwen.uni.lu/snt/research/apsia) research group led by Prof. Dr. P.Y. Ryan and the second within the SaToSS research group (http://satoss.uni.lu/) led by Prof. Dr. Sjouke Mauw.
The post-docs will be working on formalizing and applying formal reasoning to real-world security problems and trust issues. The research topics will include: security protocols, security modeling, formal methods for security, socio-technical aspects of security, risk management, privacy, verification, etc. The positions will be partially funded by the national research project STAST: Socio-Technical analysis of Security and Trust, which aims to develop strategies and tools to detect and prevent attacks involving human, physical and digital elements.
PhD/MSc positions in Cryptography, Security, and Privacy, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
If you want to secure the cloud through the use of provable cryptographic techniques, then you should definitely apply to the Cryptography, Security & Privacy Research Group at Koç University. We have multiple openings for both M.Sc. and Ph.D. level applications. All accepted applicants will receive competitive scholarships including tuition waiver, housing, monthly stipend, computer, travel support, etc. The application deadline is 16th of June.
Koç University has a beautiful campus in the middle of a forest, with a nice view of the Black Sea and the Bosporus, and is close to the ?stanbul city center.
For more information about our group and projects, visit
For applying online, and questions about the application-process, visit
For summer internship opportunities, visit
For questions, contact Asst. Prof. Alptekin Küpçü
Security Researcher , Intel Corporation, Guadalajara, Mexico
Security Researcher - 709403
Job Description: Responsible for secure design, development and operation of Intel\\\'s hardware and software products and services. Responsibilities may include threat assessment, design of security components, vulnerability assessment. Ensures products conform to standards and specifications. Develops plans and cost estimates and assesses projects to analyze risks. Responds to customer/client requests or events as they occur. Develops solutions to problems utilizing formal education, judgment and formal process. Maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art security principles, theories, attacks and contributes to literate and conferences. May participate in development or intellectual property. Require thorough knowledge of security practices, procedures and capabilities in order to perform non-repetitive, analytical work.
You should possess a Master of Science degree in an Engineering discipline with at least two years of related experience. Additional qualifications include (you should possess many if not all of the following):
- Knowledge of security technologies (for example, authentication, cryptography, secure protocols), security vulnerabilities and attack profiles
- Demonstrated expertise with computer architecture
- Creation of test plans and test content for validating platform and system components
- Ability to work in a less structure start-up type environment
- Strong oral and written communication skills with demonstrated attention to detail and results orientation
- x86 and C programming skills
Good to have
- Knowledge of Intel\\\'s CPU and/or chipset architecture
6 Ph.D. Student scholarships in privacy, security and/or cryptography, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
6 Ph. D. Student scholarships for a period of three years each are offered by the Department of Computer Engineering and Mathematics at Universitat Rovira Virgili. The university is located in Tarragona, a beautiful coastal city in Catalonia, 90 km. south of Barcelona.
Candidates with a Master\\\'s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Telecom Engineering or similar are sought. Starting date: beginning of the fall semester 2013 (september or october, depending on the candidate).
Selected candidates will be expected to do a Ph.D. thesis in security, privacy or cryptography with the CRISES group-UNESCO Chair in Data Privacy. More info on the group can be found at
and more info on the Chair
can be found at http://unescoprivacychair.urv.cat