Wednesday, July 17, 2019

[DMANET] PhD position in Data Security / Privacy / Medical Informatics

In the Computational Biology & Simulation group of Prof. Dr. Kay
Hamacher of TU Darmstadt a position is to be filled:

Research Associate (Ph.D. student; 100% funded)

The position is to be filled as soon as possible; the funding is limited
until 12/31/2022.

The research undertaken contributes to the success of the mission FANCY
of the Center für Research in Privacy and Security (CRISP)
[] in Darmstadt.

We focus on privacy-preserving methods (PETs - Privacy Enhancing
Technologies) with a special emphasize on biomedical data. Such new
methods are to be implemented and applied within our collaborative
research center and together with our international partners.

Ideally you have previous experience in relevant areas (cryptography,
SMPC, biostatistics, bioinformatics, medical informatics) and a M.Sc.
degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field.

The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of
female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of
equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least
50 or equal will be given preference. Wages and salaries are according
to the collective agreements on salary scales, which apply to the
Technische Universität Darmstadt (TV-TU Darmstadt). Part-time employment
is generally possible.

Applications are to be sent to Prof. Dr. Kay Hamacher, Department of
Biology, TU Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstr. 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany, or
via email (only one PDF-file!) to:

Confidential email can be sent encrypted to Prof. Hamacher using his
GPG-key with the fingerprint: 88DD E58F A0F4 95A9 F825 BB55 506E ACA6
5092 F411

Code No. 416
Application deadline: July 31, 2019
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