The Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Security and Privacy (https://www.mpi-sp.org/) is looking to hire Postdocs in cryptography and computer security. The topic of the position depends on common interests, including (but not limited to):
Public-key, lattice-based, and advanced cryptographic primitives.
Cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and concurrent systems.
Post-quantum cryptography and quantum computing.
In order to be considered for the position, the candidate must:
Have completed (or be close to completing) a PhD in computer science, mathematics, or related fields.
Show a record of excellent publications in leading venues for security (S&P, CCS, Usenix Sec, NDSS) cryptography (CRYPTO, EUROCRYPT, ASIACRYPT) or general theory of computer science (STOC, FOCS, ICALP).
The MPI for Security and Privacy is co-located with the Ruhr University of Bochum (Germany) and offers a vibrant atmosphere for research that spans across all aspects of computer security. The knowledge of German is not required for a successful career at MPI. To apply for the position, send an email to Giulio Malavolta (address below) including the following documents:
A curriculum vitae (including list of publications).
The names of 2/3 referees for recommendation letters.
If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch.