International Association for Cryptologic Research

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IACR News item: 18 March 2023

Cryptology Group, CWI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Job Posting Job Posting
Description: The Cryptology Group at CWI in Amsterdam invites applications for a 3-year postdoc position within the NWO NWA consortium project HAPKIDO. The successful candidate is expected to do cutting edge research on the topic of post-quantum cryptography. The position is with a flexible starting date, available as of immediately.
Requirements: Candidates are required to hold a PhD in mathematics or computer science, with a specialization in cryptology, and they are expected to have a good knowledge of post-quantum cryptography and/or of quantum information science in general. Candidates must have a strong track record (ideally with publications at IACR conferences) and good academic writing and presentation skills. An additional plus is an interest in practical aspects of the migration to post-quantum secure schemes.
Application: Applications should include a detailed CV, a motivation letter, and at least three references, and they should be sent to the below email address. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Closing date for applications:

Contact: Serge Fehr (


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