Wednesday, May 3, 2017

PhD and Postdoc Positions at the Institute of Information Security, University of Stuttgart

The Institute of Information Security at University of Stuttgart offers

Ph.D. and Postdoc Positions

in the fields

- System and Web Security,
- Services and Cloud Computing Security,
- Cryptography, e.g., in the context of electronic voting, and
- Formal Methods in Security.

The positions are available immediately and paid according to the German
public salary scale TVL-E13 or TVL-E14, depending on the candidate's
qualification. Appointment periods follow the German
Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVg). For the field of Services
and Cloud Computing a scholarship (without teaching obligations) within
the graduate school "kooperatives Promotionskolleg Services Computing"
is available for a period of three years; an extension by one year is

The Institute for Information Security offers a creative international
environment for top-level international and creative research in
Germany's high-tech region.

The successful candidate should have a Master's degree or a Ph.D. (or
should be very close to completion thereof) in Computer Science,
Mathematics, Information Security, or a related field. We value strong
analytical skills. Knowledge in one of the mentioned fields is an asset.
Since some teaching is done in German, knowledge of German is required
for positions that involve teaching.

The deadline for applications is

May 28th, 2017.

However, late applications will be considered until the positions are

See for the official
job announcement (in German).

For further inquiries please contact: Prof. Dr. Ralf Küsters,