Associate Research Fellow, School of Computing and Information Technology

Wollongong, Australia
06 Apr 2020
End of advertisement period
05 May 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full-time appointment (three years)

The Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology (iC2) at the School of Computing and Information Technology (SCIT), University of Wollongong, Australia, is looking to recruit a new Associate Research Fellow (Level A) who will work on the ARC DP200100144 project titled "Securing Public Cloud Storage with Protection against Malicious Senders".

The Associate Research Fellow will perform the research tasks specified by the project, which include the design of advanced Attribute-Based Encryption and Zero-Knowledge proof systems and their implementations in the cloud platform. The candidate must have solid background and research experience in cryptographic scheme design and implementation. It is expected that the candidate will complete all the research tasks required by the project within the specified timeframe and make significant contributions to the research activities within iC2.

The candidate will be mentored by the iC2 Director Professor Willy Susilo to develop novel security solutions for achieving the goals aimed by the ARC DP200100144 project.

You will be prompted to respond to a selection criteria questionnaire as part of the application process.

For further information about the position please contact Senior Professor Willy Susilo on +61 2 4221 5535.

Women are underrepresented in this discipline and are encouraged to apply.

The University of Wollongong is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and inclusion, and believe gender equality is fundamental to achieving our goal of being in the top 1%. The University seeks to increase the representation of women in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine (STEMM) to address gender imbalance. As a recognised leader in gender equality, we offer

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 05/05/2020, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A: $79,490 - $93,130 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 200507
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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