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Postdoc Job in systems and languages for cybersecurity and privacy at Chalmers Uni, Sweden 2022


Postdoc Job in systems and languages for cybersecurity and privacy at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Chalmers University, Sweden 2022


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General Info

Position: Postdoc
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field:
Deadline to Apply: Expired
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: Subject to Norms
Salary: According to standard norms

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Chalmers University of Technology (CUT), Sweden


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Qualification Details

By the starting date, you have a PhD degree and a well-documented strong research track record on cybersecurity and/or privacy. You are highly motivated, self-propelled, energetic, independent and with a well-developed analytical problem-solving ability. As a person, you are empathetic, loyal and have high ethical standards. The position requires sound verbal and written communication skills in English. Swedish is not a requirement but Chalmers offers Swedish courses. month before taxes.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The postdoc will join one of our ambitious projects:-WebSec: Securing Web-driven Systems, conducted jointly with Uppsala University, and funded by the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF). Promotional video of Chalmers research on securing web applications: NEST CyberSecIT, a framework project conducted jointly with KTH and Umeå University to explore the security and privacy of IoT applications, with the emphasis on software. NESTs are flagship projects of the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP). The PhD student will thus enjoy the benefits of the WASP graduate school.-VR project on applications of programming language-based, SMT solving, and symbolic execution techniques to discover vulnerabilities and secure software systems by construction.The postdoc will work with PhD students supervised by Prof. Andrei Sabelfeld (recipient of a number of awards by ERC, SSF, Google, and Facebook as well as the Chalmers PhD Supervisor of the Year award).

How to Apply?

Application Method: Online Application
Ref. No.: 20220080

Application Procedure

The application should be marked with Ref 20220080 and written in English. The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as below:

CV: (Please name the document as: CV, Surname, Ref. number) including:

  • CV, include complete list of publications
  • Previous teaching and pedagogical experiences
  • Letters of recommendation and name of two reference persons that we can contact.

Personal letter: (Please name the document as: Personal letter, Family name, Ref. number)1-3 pages where you:

  • Introduce yourself
  • Describe your previous research fields and main research results
  • Describe your future goals and future research focus

Other documents:

  • Attested copies of completed education, grades and other certificates.
  • Evidence of written work: (links to) research papers and theses.
  • Links to software repositories with relevant projects.

It is important to include parts of your own work such as theses and articles that you have authored or co-authored. Please notice also that it is highly recommended that you include letters of recommendation; we typically get a large number of applications, and it is not feasible for us to request individual letters.

Please use the button at the foot of the page to reach the application form. The files may be compressed (zipped).

About the Department/Section/Group

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is a joint department at Chalmers University of Technology and the University of Gothenburg, with activities on two campuses in the city of Gothenburg. The department has around 270 employees from over 30 countries. Our research has a wide span, from theoretical foundations to applied systems development. We provide high quality education at Bachelor's, Master's and graduate levels, offering over 120 courses each year. We also have extensive national and international collaborations with academia, industry and society.

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Note or Other details

We offer Chalmers offers a cultivating and inspiring working environment in the coastal city of Gothenburg. Read more about working at Chalmers and our benefits for employees.Chalmers aims to actively improve our gender balance. We work broadly with equality projects, for example the GENIE Initiative on gender equality for excellence. Equality and diversity are substantial foundations in all activities at Chalmers.

Contract terms This postdoc position is a full-time temporary employment for two years, with a possibility of a one-year extension. Salary for the position is in line with Chalmers' general agreement for postdoc positions, around 40,000 SEK per

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Contact details

For questions, please contact: Professor Andrei Sabelfeld, Department of Computer Science and EngineeringEmail: [email protected]

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