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Ph.D. Position in Asymmetric Cryptography
Eindhoven Technical University
I am searching for an outstanding Ph.D. candidate to start on 1st November 2022 (negotiable) in the Coding Theory and Cryptology group at Eindhoven Technical University (TU/e).

Possible topics fall into the field of provable security with a focus on the construction of efficient cryptographic building blocks and protocols, including
-(post-quantum) secure key exchange and messaging protocols and
-efficient digital signatures and public key encryption in realistic security models.

The fully-funded position offers exciting research in a highly international research environment. Candidates from outside of the Netherlands can be eligible for an additional tax reduction scheme.

Requirements:
-a Master's degree (or equivalent) with excellent grades in computer science, mathematics, or IT security.
-strong mathematical and/or algorithmic/theoretical CS background.
-good knowledge of cryptography and provable security.
-good written and verbal communication skills in English (Dutch is not required).

TU/e embraces diversity and inclusion. Therefore, people from all backgrounds are invited to apply, without regard to sex, gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, age, socio-economic status, identity, visible or invisible disability, religion, or sexual orientation.

To apply, prepare a single PDF file that includes a CV with a course list and grades. Applications received until 9th September 2022 receive full consideration. After that, the position is filled as soon as possible.

Applications and questions can be directed at s.schage@tue.nl.
Contact: Sven Sch├Ąge
Last updated: 2022-08-31 posted on 2022-08-25