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2012-02-08
18:21 [Event][Update] PAIRING 2012: 5th International Conference on Pairing-Based Cryptography

  Submission: 20 February 2012
Notification: 2 April 2012
From May 16 to May 18
Location: Cologne, Germany
More Information: http://www.pairing-conference.org/2012


10:27 [Event][New] Indocrypt 2012

  Submission: 23 July 2012
From December 9 to December 12
Location: Kolkata, India
More Information: http://www.math.auckland.ac.nz/indocrypt2012




2012-02-06
20:14 [Job][New] Ph.D. students, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  Coding and Cryptograph Research Group (http://www1.spms.ntu.edu.sg/~ccrg/index.html) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, is seeking candidates for a few Ph.D. student positions in the areas of symmetric key cryptography and lightweight cryptography. The future research team will be funded by the 5-year National Research Foundation (NRF) Fellowship grant from Singapore.

Salaries are competitive and are determined according to the successful applicants accomplishments, experience and qualifications. Interested applicants should send their detailed CVs, cover letter and references to Prof. Thomas Peyrin (thomas.peyrin (at) ntu.edu.sg).

Review of applications starts immediately and will continue until positions are filled.

20:14 [Job][New] Research Fellows, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  Coding and Cryptograph Research Group (http://www1.spms.ntu.edu.sg/~ccrg/index.html) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, is seeking candidates for 2-3 research fellow positions (from fresh post-docs to senior research fellows) in the areas of symmetric key cryptography and lightweight cryptography. The future research team will be funded by the 5-year National Research Foundation (NRF) Fellowship grant from Singapore.

Salaries are competitive and are determined according to the successful applicants accomplishments, experience and qualifications. Interested applicants should send their detailed CVs, cover letter and references to Prof. Thomas Peyrin (thomas.peyrin (at) ntu.edu.sg).

Review of applications starts immediately and will continue until positions are filled.



15:30 [Job][New] Ph.D. student scholarship, Universitat Rovira i Virgili

  URGENT. We look for a Ph.D. student with:

- An M.Sc. degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Telecom Engineering and good marks

- AND *some publications* in the area of security, privacy and/or cryptography which allow an objective assessment of the candidate\'s value as a researcher.

We offer a 4-year Ph. D. scholarship in a leading group, with an international atmosphere and generous funding for presenting papers at conferences. Deadline for application: *Feb. 17*, 2012. Date for starting work: September 2012.

The Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV) is located in Tarragona, a historic and pleasant medium-sized city 90 km. south of Barcelona, on the Mediterranean coast. Within URV, the UNESCO Chair in Data Privacy and the CRISES group gather a team of 30+ researchers working on privacy, security and cryptography.

06:21 [Event][Update] ACNS 2012: 10th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security

  Submission: 12 February 2012
Notification: 10 April 2012
From June 26 to June 29
Location: Singapore, Singapore
More Information: http://icsd.i2r.a-star.edu.sg/acns2012


06:16 [Event][New] ISCISC '2012: 9th International ISC conference of Information Security and Cryptology

  Submission: 20 May 2012
Notification: 21 July 2012
From September 13 to September 14
Location: Tabriz, Iran
More Information: http://iscisc12.tabrizu.ac.ir/en/contents/main_page/Home.html




2012-02-05
06:32 [Job][Update] Faculty Positions in Computer Science, Ozyegin University, Istanbul, Turkey

  The School of Engineering at Özye?in University invites applications for faculty positions at all levels in Computer Science. A Ph.D. degree in Computer Science is required. We are particularly interested in applicants in the security area, with expertise in topics including, but not restricted to, information/computer security & trust, secure systems network security, privacy, security in web and human interfaces, usable security. Applicants must have a strong commitment to conduct applied as well as theoretical research, to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to evelop and maintain active collaboration with industry. An outstanding track record of research and teaching accomplishments is expected.

Özye?in University is a private (foundation) university located in Istanbul, at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. The language of education is English. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website http://www.ozyegin.edu.tr, to learn more.

Candidates should submit (electronically) a cover letter, together with their CV, teaching and research statements, and complete contact information of at least three professional references. Please direct questions and submit applications by email to Prof. Reha Civanlar, the Dean of Engineering (reha.civanlar (at) ozyegin.edu.tr, +90-216-5649777).

Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.



06:32 [Job][New] Faculty Positions in Computer Science, Ozyegin University

  The School of Engineering at Özye?in University invites applications for faculty positions at all levels in Computer Science. A Ph.D. degree in Computer Science is required. We are particularly interested in applicants in the security area, with expertise in topics including, but not restricted to, information/computer security & trust, secure systems network security, privacy, security in web and human interfaces, usable security. Applicants must have a strong commitment to conduct applied as well as theoretical research, to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to evelop and maintain active collaboration with industry. An outstanding track record of research and teaching accomplishments is expected.

Özye?in University is a private (foundation) university located in Istanbul, at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. The language of education is English. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website http://www.ozyegin.edu.tr, to learn more.

Candidates should submit (electronically) a cover letter, together with their CV, teaching and research statements, and complete contact information of at least three professional references. Please direct questions and submit applications by email to Prof. Reha Civanlar, the Dean of Engineering (reha.civanlar (at) ozyegin.edu.tr, +90-216-5649777).

Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.



06:31 [Job][New] Postdoc , Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA

  Postdoctoral positions in statistical, computational and learning-theoretic aspects of data privacy

As part of a joint project between Penn State, CMU and Cornell, we are inviting applications for several postdoctoral positions at Penn State University.

The principal investigators at Penn State are:
- Sofya Raskhodnikova (http://www.cse.psu.edu/~asmith),
- Aleksandra Slavkovic (http://www.stat.psu.edu/~sesa) and
- Adam Smith (http://www.cse.psu.edu/~asmith).

The other principal investigators on this project are:
- Stephen Fienberg (CMU, http://www.stat.cmu.edu/~fienberg) and
- John Abowd (Cornell, http://courses.cit.cornell.edu/jma7/).

We are looking for strong candidates interested in algorithmic, cryptographic, statistical and learning-theoretic aspects of data privacy. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in statistics, computer science or a related field and a strong record of original research. The positions are for one year, extendable to up to three years. The starting date is negotiable.

The project spans a broad range of activities from the exploration of foundational theory to the development of concrete methodology for the social and economic sciences. Postdoctoral fellows may be involved in any of these aspects, depending on their interests and expertise. Extended research visits at CMU and Cornell are possible, though not necessary.

Interested candidates should send a CV and brief research statement, along with the names of three references, to one of the three Penn State investigators. Applications received before February 25, 2012 will receive full consideration. Applications will continue to considered after that date until the position is filled.





2012-02-03
21:04 [Conf][Crypto] Crypto 2012 online submission is open

  Crypto 2012 online submission is now open.

Link to the server -- https://secure.iacr.org/websubrev/crypto2012/submit/

Original papers on all technical aspects of cryptology are solicited for submission to Crypto 2012. In addition to foundational, and application and implementation oriented topics, new cryptographic models and solutions to real-world problems, and innovative “out of the box” papers are particularly solicited.

Submission deadline: February 17, 2012 at 23:59 UTC (3:59 pm PST)

Program Chair: Rei Safavi-Naini
Program co-Chair: Ran Canetti
General Chair: Yiqun Lisa Yin