[PET] Postdoc Position in Business Process Privacy Analysis at University of Tartu, Estonia

Marlon Dumas marlon.dumas at ut.ee
Tue Dec 1 10:55:42 GMT 2015

Applications are invited for a position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow 
at the Software Engineering Research Group, Institute of Computer 
Science, University of Tartu (http://sep.cs.ut.ee).

The position is tied to a DARPA-funded project aimed at developing 
methods and tools for analyzing business process models with respect to 
privacy properties. The successful candidate will lead an effort to 
develop a method that takes as input process models with privacy 
metadata and analyzes these models to detect and quantify unintentional 
disclosures of private information, and to identify possible 
counter-measures. The project brings together researchers from the 
fields of information security, cryptography and business process 
management, and will be conducted in cooperation with Cybernetica - a 
leading information security company in the Baltics.

Candidates must have a PhD in Computer Science or a related discipline. 
Expertise in at least one of the following topics is essential: business 
process analysis, program analysis, privacy and/or security analysis. 
Experience in developing research prototypes and working in 
collaborative research projects is desirable.

The position will be initially for four years. Remuneration will be in 
the range 2000-2500 euros/month. Estonia applies a flat income tax of 
20% on salaries and provides public health insurance for employees.

The expected start date is 1 March 2016 but a later start date can be 

The deadline for applications is 4 January 2016. The application 
procedure is outlined in the official advertisement at the University's 

Inquiries and expressions of interest can be sent by e-mail to Prof. 
Marlon Dumas (firstname.lastname at ut.ee).

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