PostDoctoral Position in Security and Privacy

Published on Mon Dec 13, 2010

The Security Group at DISI is offering a 2 years postdoc position in Secuirty and Privacy. We seek a highly motivated individual with research specialization in system and network security and/or privacy. The postdoc will be part of the ongoing research activities at the department, which include design, analysis and implementation of robust and efficient cryptographic protocols and secure systems.

As postdoc in the Security Group you will:
  • carry out research in security & privacy;
  • participate and work partly on the NESSoS project;
  • coordinate your work, and help with the coordination of the research activities of the Security Group;
  • help supervising MSc and PhD students;
  • fulfill light additional tasks, which may include teaching, helping with the acquisition of new research projects, etc.
We are looking for a candidate who meets the following requirements:
  • a PhD in computer science or a related field;
  • scientific creativity and productivity, reflected by publications in international journals and conferences on security and privacy;
  • a background in system and/or networks (sorry we are not looking for a theoretician for this position);
  • independent and well-structured working style;
  • well-developed social skills directed to work in a team;
  • fluency in spoken and written English.
Deadline: Feb 15, 2011
How to apply:
Applicants should send a research statement, the curriculum vitae, what they consider their best publication and the names and email addresses of two professional references to Prof. Bruno Crispo at with Subject line "Security postdoc".

DISI Security Group

Dipartimento di Ingegneria e Scienza dell'Informazione

Via Sommarive, 14
I-38123 POVO di Trento, Italy
tel: (+39) 0461 88 2099
fax: (+39) 0461 88 2093