The Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany‘s leading research universities. The University draws its strengths from both the diversity and the proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties.
JUNIOR-PROFESSOR FOR CRYPTOGRAPHY (SALARY SCALE W1)The Department of Mathematics at Ruhr-University Bochum, invites applications for the position of a Junior-Professor for Cryptography (salary scale W1) to start as soon as possible. We are looking for a junior scientist with a visible research profile in Cryptography, in particular in theoretical cryptography, provable security, protocols, or secure multi-part computation. The successful applicant is expected to get actively involved in the Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security. Teaching responsibilities will include service teaching duties of the Department of Mathematics. The initial appointment will be for three years; upon successful evaluation, the position will be extended for further three years. Applicants will be expected to hold an excellent PhD in mathematics as well as to have a demonstrable expertise in academic teaching. We expect:
- strong commitment to academic teaching;
- readiness to participate in interdisciplinary research;
- willingness and ability to attract external funding;
- readiness to contribute to joint research projects of department.
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later than November 12th 2017. Further infor-
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