Post-doc positions 

The positions are available within a recently funded ERC Advanced Grant “PROCONTRA: Smart-Contract Protocols: Theory for Applications” (see here for more).  The project is led by Stefan Dziembowski.

We offer:

  • membership in an active and vibrant research team with several ongoing collaborations,

  • budget for conference travel and research visits, 

  • a substantial academic freedom  (you can work on a variety of research problems related to the main theme of the project), and 

  • competitive salary.

The ideal candidates should have a PhD degree in cryptography (or related field) from a leading university, and a proven record of publications in top cryptography/security/TCS venues.

Other details:


  • Earliest starting date: January 2020

  • Expected duration of the contract: 1-2 years (negotiable).

Please first directly apply below:

  • web-form [link] (preferred but requires a Google account)

  • alternatively: use this web form [link] and email the following pdf files to s.dziembowski(at) (please include "[Post-doc application]" in the subject line):

    • Cover letter (Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics, University of Warsaw, including the personal data clause available here), 

    • CV (including publication list),

    • A research statement regarding past and present research