Wednesday, October 28, 2015

[DMANET] Postdoc Position in Cryptography/E-Voting

The Chair for Information Security and Cryptography at University of
Trier, Germany, offers a

Postdoc position

in the area of electronic voting, with a focus on cryptographic aspects.
The position is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) within
the DFG priority programme "Reliably Secure Software Systems - RS3".

We offer a creative international environment and the possibility to
participate in internationally leading research. The salary scale for
the position is TV-L E13 (100%). There are no teaching obligations. The
position is available immediately. Contracts are initially offered for
one year.

The successful candidate should hold a first degree in an area of
Computer Science, mathematics, or a related discipline, and have
completed, or be near completion of a PhD degree relevant to the
research area or equivalent qualifications or research experience. You
should have a proven high level of analytical capability and
mathematical skills, as well as research experience in cryptography.
Good English skills are expected; knowledge of German is not required.

We welcome applications from researchers of all nationalities. The
University of Trier strives to increase the share of women in research
and strongly encourages women to apply. The university is a certified
family-friendly employer. We are committed to promoting handicapped
individuals. Applicants with disabilities who are equally qualified will
be favoured.

Applications should include:
* Cover letter
* Curriculum Vitae (including your contact address and work experience)
* List of publications
* Copies of transcripts and certificates (Bachelor, Master, PhD)
* Names of references

Please send your application by e-mail to Ralf Kuesters
(, with relevant documents attached in pdf format.
The deadline for applications is

November 30th, 2015.

Late applications will be considered until the position is filled.

For further inquiries please contact Ralf Kuesters by phone or email.

Prof. Dr. Ralf Kuesters
Universitaet Trier
FB IV - Informatik
54286 Trier, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)651 2012852
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