Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is one of the leading research universities in Germany. As a reform-oriented campus university, it uniquely combines the entire range of the major scientific disciplines in one place. The dynamic coexistence of disciplinces offers researchers and students alike special opportunities for interdisciplinary cooperation.
EXC CASA: DOCTORAL AND POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS (M/F/D) 39,83 H/W 2/3 YEARS
From 2019 on, the DFG (German Research Foundation) will establish the Cluster of Excellence 2092 "CASA - Cyber Security in the Age of Large-Scale Adversaries" at Ruhr-Universität Bochum. With the support of approximately 30 million euros over the funding period 2019 - 2025, Bochum will become one of the leading international locations for IT security. The CASA cluster pursues the goal of enabling sustainable security against large-scale adversaries, in particular nation-state attackers. The research is characterized by a strongly interdisciplinary approach which, in addition to technical questions, also investigates the interaction of human behavior and IT security. In CASA, researchers from the fields of computer science, cryptography, electrical engineering, mathematics and psychology work together in a constellation that is unique in Europe. This holistic approach of CASA is unparalleled and holds the potential for scientific breakthroughs.
We are looking for an excellent candidate (m/f/d) in the field of computer science, mathematics or statistics who will work in the project
Differential Privacy Mechanisms against Large Scale Adversaries
Your profile: An excellent degree (Master's degree or doctorate, if applicable) in computer science, mathematics, statistics is mandatory for the application. Fluent spoken and written English is also required.
We offer three-year positions for M.Sc. graduates (m/f/d). The expectation is to work towards a doctorate. Postdoctoral positions are limited to two years. The salary will be according to the remuneration group E 12/13 TV-L (full-time). The position is located at the chair of Prof. Dr. Holger Dette. The chair offers a wide research field in the area of stochastics (see http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/mathematik3/en/index.html)