Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Cryptography (ref. 17198), University of Bristol

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Location: Bristol, ENGLAND
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Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Cryptography (ref. 17198)
Department of Computer Science
Fixed Term Contract (Two to three years)
£30,122 - £33,884
Level a - Level a in Pathway 2
Closing date for applications:
9:00am 16 Jul 2012


Based in the Cryptography group within the Department of Computer Science which has grown considerably in the last year, you will be an additional researcher in one of the following areas:
•Analysis of “real world” protocols
•Formal Methods applied to security protocols
•Fully Homomorphic Encryption
•Lattice Based Cryptography
•Provable Security, i.e. Protocol and Mechanism design
The post is funded by an ERC Advanced Grant awarded to Prof. Nigel Smart.
The expected starting date will be as soon as possible depending on your circumstances.
If successful, you may be appointed either on a fixed-term or an open-ended contract depending on the extent of your previous relevant research experience. Three years’ appropriate and relevant experience at another higher education institution would normally lead to an appointment on an open-ended contract. Further information can be found at

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Contact for informal enquiries:
Professor N Smart ( | 0117 954 5163)

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