Wednesday, December 4, 2013

[DMANET] PhD position in NoSQL Database Security (Goettingen, Germany)

The Institute of Computer Science at the Georg-August-Universität
Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a Research Assistant at the
Research Group Knowledge Engineering.
The contract will be fulltime (100% of currently 38.9 hours per week) and
limited to a duration of 2 years.
This position should be filled by March 3 rd 2014. Salary: Pay grade 13 TV-L.

Your duties
• Performing research in a project on databases and security (storage of
encrypted data in distributed database systems)
• Collaborating in setting up a research network on NoSQL databases

Your profile
• You hold an excellent degree (Master) in Computer Science, Mathematics
or a related field
• You have a strong background in databases, cryptography and programming
• You are proficient in English

This position gives the successful applicant the opportunity to pursue a
PhD degree. The position is suitable for part-time work.
The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places
particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women. Qualified
women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply as they are
underrepresented in this field. Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude
will be favored.
Applications should include a motivation letter, short CV, list of
publications, university certificates, and names (incl. contact info) of
two possible references. Please send your application (also in electronic
form) by January 6 th 2014 to Georg-August-Universität Göttingen,
Institute of Computer Science, Dr. Lena Wiese, Goldschmidtstraße 7, 37077
Göttingen, E-Mail:
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Wiese (phone: +49 551 39 172
059, e-mail:
We request that you send us copies of your application documents, as no
returns will be made. We will destroy the documents after a holding period
of five months. Application documents will only be returned to you if you
provide a self-addressed adequately stamped envelope.

Dr. Lena Wiese
Institute of Computer Science, University of Goettingen
Goldschmidtstrasse 7, 37077 Goettingen, Germany

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