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PhD Position in Applied Cryptography
Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology, University of Wollongong, Australia
The Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology (iC2) at the University of Wollongong, Australia offers a full-time PhD position (3.5 years) in the area of applied cryptography. The PhD candidate will work on the ARC DP200100144 project titled “Securing Public Cloud Storage with Protection against Malicious Senders” under the supervision of Prof. Willy Susilo, A/Prof. Guomin Yang and Dr. Fuchun Guo.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and outstanding student with an Honours or Master degree in Computer Science or related area. Applicants with prior research experience in cryptography are more favourable. As women are underrepresented in this area, women are strongly encouraged to apply.

The PhD candidate will receive a full scholarship (stipend approx. AUD$27,094/annum + the tuition fee waiver valued at approx. AUD$ 30,000/annum).

Any interested applicant will need to send their full CV + record in prior study (Bachelor and Master transcripts) to A/Prof. Guomin Yang ( by 1 June 2020, and highlighting their previous experience in cryptography research in the email. Please use the subject “PhD scholarship application to iC2” in the email sent. The successful candidate will be expected to start his/her study from August 2020 (depending on the approval of the required student visa).
Contact: Guomin Yang
Last updated: 2020-04-14 posted on 2020-04-09