[PET] Two Positions in Information Technology Security - Masaryk U., Brno, CZ

Vaclav (Vashek) Matyas matyas at fi.muni.cz
Wed Jul 20 15:59:11 BST 2016

Two positions are offered by the Department of Computer and Communication 
Systems, Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University. One position is right in 
the area of Computer & Network Security, another encompasses Security and other 
aspects of Computer & Network Systems, including Privacy.

The Faculty has a strong PhD program (with over 100 students) and a highly 
successful Master programme in Information Technology Security (ITSec), 
based on ongoing R&D activites in the areas of network security, cryptology, 
security of smartcards and other authentication technologies, and usable 

The selected candidates will be involved in teaching in the Information 
Technology Security (ITSec) study field at the Master level, including 
supervision of Master theses and consultancy or co-supervision of PhDs. They 
are expected to get gradually involved in the industrial cooperation in the 
ITSec area, and to be active in international cooperation, in both research and 

Requirements: PhD in Informatics or related discipline. Languages - fluent 
English (both spoken and written), other language(s) welcome. Existing track 
record in both education and research in the ITSec area. Expert knowledge in at 
least one of the areas covered by following courses: Secure coding principles 
and practices, Security Technologies, Secure Network Design, Laboratory of 
security and applied cryptography (description of these courses provided 
through the links below). 

Dynamic, flexible personality, able to work well in interdisciplinary teams. 
Interests in fundamental and applied development in the ITSec area. Experience 
from other countries than Czech & Slovak Republics (at least half a year). 
Experience with research project team leadership is an advantage.

Applications due:
September 15, 2016
Employment start date:
By mutual agreement

Full details for these calls and application links:

Any queries re. the submission shall be sent to: pers at fi.muni.cz.

Queries re. the positions as such can be addressed to Prof. Vashek Matyas.

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