PhD student

A PhD position in the area of cryptography in the Cryptography and Data Security Group at the Department of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics at University of Warsaw is available. The position is supported by the EU FNP Welcome Grant "Cryptographic Protocols Provably-Secure Against Physical Attacks". This project is about the design of cryptographic schemes that are provably-secure against physical attacks, such as side-channel leakages, tampering, or malware intrusion. We offer excellent networking and training opportunities, including participation in international workshops and conferences. 

Job profile:  All candidates with background in theoretical computer science and mathematics are encouraged to apply and will be carefully considered. Knowledge of Polish is not required, but a good knowledge of English is essential.

Important dates:  The deadline for application is 29.09.2013.  Successful candidates can start from 10.2013.  Funding is available until 5.2015 (extensions are possible depending on the funding availability)

Stipend: 3000 PLN / month

Formal requirement: one needs to posses a masters degree and be enrolled to a Polish university PhD program.

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