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Research Associate in Security and Trust

Applications for this vacancy closed on 13 December 2017 at 12:00PM
<div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <p></p><p>We have an opening for a full-time Research Associate on a new project &#8220;Provably Secure Decisions Based on Potentially Malicious Trust Ratings&#8221;, working with Dr Tim Muller, for a period of up to 1 year. This is an ideal opportunity for recent PhD/DPhil graduate to further develop their abilities, increase their visibility, and build on their academic profile. The goal of the project is to be able to apply online ratings to be secure in systems where this is otherwise impossible.</p><br> <p>You would be expected to publish multiple papers at (international) top conferences, adapt existing and develop new mathematical techniques and concepts necessary for the project, and construct formal proofs necessary to support the ideas, and perform case studies.</p><br> <p>You should have a doctoral degree in computer science (or be very close to completion), together with a firm understanding of computer security. The sort of proofs that are required for this project are based on techniques from probability theory, statistics and information theory; therefore, we expect the postholder to be confident in mathematics.</p><br> <p>The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 13 December 2017.</p><br> <p>Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.</p> </div>
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Department of Computer Science, Wolfson Building, Parks Road, Oxford.
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2017-12-13 12:00:00+00:00
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2017-11-10 09:00:00+00:00
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We have an opening for a full-time Research Associate on a new project
“Provably Secure Decisions Based on Potentially Malicious Trust Ratings”,
working with Dr Tim Muller, for a period of up to 1 year. This is an ideal
opportunity for recent PhD/DPhil graduate to further develop their abilities,
increase their visibility, and build on their academic profile. The goal of
the project is to be able to apply online ratings to be secure in systems
where this is otherwise impossible.



You would be expected to publish multiple papers at (international) top
conferences, adapt existing and develop new mathematical techniques ...

We have an opening for a full-time Research Associate on a new project “Provably Secure Decisions Based on Potentially Malicious Trust Ratings”, working with Dr Tim Muller, for a period of up to 1 year. This is an ideal opportunity for recent PhD/DPhil graduate to further develop their abilities, increase their visibility, and build on their academic profile. The goal of the project is to be able to apply online ratings to be secure in systems where this is otherwise impossible.


You would be expected to publish multiple papers at (international) top conferences, adapt existing and develop new mathematical techniques ...

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Research Associate in Security and Trust
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