04/12/2020

University Assistant (post doc)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Computer Science
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer scienceOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    24/12/2020 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Vienna
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    20
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2021
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    11605
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The research group „Cooperative Systems“ at the Department of Computer Science focuses on innovative cutting-edge research at the interdisciplinary crossing point between communication technology, microeconomics and user research, and its application in future telecommunication, energy, traffic and health systems, considering also their philosophical, ethical, societal and political implications. We invite applications of a highly qualified candidate for a post-doc position with the possibility of contributing to national and/or European research projects. The successful candidate should have his*her scientific focus in the area of secure communications systems (e.g. security of encryption mechanisms in the internet, cryptography and cryptoanalysis, privacy and anonymization mechanisms, quantum cryptography). We offer a creative and stimulating working atmosphere in a vibrant team with international orientation.

Active participation in research, teaching and administration. This involves - Developing and strengthening the independent research profile - Involvement in research projects / research studies - International publications and presentations - Responsibility for project applications and the acquisition of third-party funding - Preparing / writing a (publication-ready) habilitation thesis - Independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement - Supervision of students - Participation in evaluation measures and quality assurance - Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration Active participation in research, teaching and administration. This involves - Developing and strengthening the independent research profile - Involvement in research projects / research studies - International publications and presentations - Responsibility for project applications and the acquisition of third-party funding - Preparing / writing a (publication-ready) habilitation thesis - Independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement - Supervision of students - Participation in evaluation measures and quality assurance - Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration

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Benefits

Eligibility criteria

- - PhD degree (with distinction) in computer science, mathematics or a related field
- Scientific focus on secure communications systems (e.g. security of encryption algorithms in the internet, cryptography and cryptoanalysis, privacy and anonymization mechanisms, quantum cryptography)
- Ability of independent scientific working
- Experience with application of and participation in national and international R&D projects is a plus
- Excellent proficiency in English
- Very good communication skills, high command of written and oral language, ability to work in a team

Selection process

- - PhD degree (with distinction) in computer science, mathematics or a related field
- Scientific focus on secure communications systems (e.g. security of encryption algorithms in the internet, cryptography and cryptoanalysis, privacy and anonymization mechanisms, quantum cryptography)
- Ability of independent scientific working
- Experience with application of and participation in national and international R&D projects is a plus
- Excellent proficiency in English
- Very good communication skills, high command of written and oral language, ability to work in a team

Additional comments

The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 88,000 students are enrolled in 180 courses at the University of Vienna. The University of Vienna is also the largest teaching and research institution in Austria with 8,900 employees, 6,700 of whom are scientists and academics.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer scienceOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

- - PhD degree (with distinction) in computer science, mathematics or a related field
- Scientific focus on secure communications systems (e.g. security of encryption algorithms in the internet, cryptography and cryptoanalysis, privacy and anonymization mechanisms, quantum cryptography)
- Ability of independent scientific working
- Experience with application of and participation in national and international R&D projects is a plus
- Excellent proficiency in English
- Very good communication skills, high command of written and oral language, ability to work in a team
- existing research experience in an industrial context is a plus
- interest in scientific working with an interdisciplinary perspective
- willingness to contribute actively to research, teaching and administration
Application documents:
- Letter of motivation - Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, a list of courses and a list of talks given) - publication list - Description of research interests and research agenda / of the intended habilitation project (if applicable) - copies of university certificates - Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference

Specific Requirements

- - PhD degree (with distinction) in computer science, mathematics or a related field
- Scientific focus on secure communications systems (e.g. security of encryption algorithms in the internet, cryptography and cryptoanalysis, privacy and anonymization mechanisms, quantum cryptography)
- Ability of independent scientific working
- Experience with application of and participation in national and international R&D projects is a plus
- Excellent proficiency in English
- Very good communication skills, high command of written and oral language, ability to work in a team
- existing research experience in an industrial context is a plus
- interest in scientific working with an interdisciplinary perspective
- willingness to contribute actively to research, teaching and administration
Application documents:
- Letter of motivation - Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, a list of courses and a list of talks given) - publication list - Description of research interests and research agenda / of the intended habilitation project (if applicable) - copies of university certificates - Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Research Group Cooperative Systems
Austria
VIENNA
Vienna
1010
Universitätsring 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 584230
Posting organisation offer ID: 11605

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