CISPA-Stanford Center                                                                                                                Postdoctoral & Research Group Leader Positions (m/f/d) in Cybersecurity

Saarbrücken, Deutschland

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The  CISPA-Stanford Center for Cybersecurity was established as a joint program by CISPA – Helmholtz Center for Information Security - and Stanford University in 2016 and is supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

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New Call for Application! Deadline for the next application round is July 31, 2021. Applications will be considered and screened from now on, i.e. submitting applications earlier than the deadline is encouraged.

The Elite Research Career Program intends to offer the very best postdoctoral cybersecurity researchers a unique career path at two of the leading cybersecurity institutes in the world. The program consists of three consecutive phases:

 ·        a preparatory 1-2-year postdoctoral phase (Phase P) at CISPA, followed by

·        a 2-year appointment at Stanford University (Phase I) as a visiting assistant professor, followed by

·        a 3-year position at CISPA as an independent research group leader (Phase II).

Applicants to the program must have completed a PhD and demonstrated their potential to become future leaders in their field of IT security research. After their return from Stanford candidates are invited to apply for CISPA Tenure Track Faculty-Positions and will be considered fast track. 

Application period: The call is open until July 31, 2021. Please note: If we receive your application after the end of the indicated period, we cannot guarantee that it will be considered during the selection process.

CISPA is an equal opportunity employer and women are particularly encouraged to apply. Applications of severely disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be given priority.

Stanford University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer, committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce. It welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans, persons with disabilities, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching mission.

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