Associate Research Fellow - Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology

Wollongong, Australia
09 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology
  • School of Computer and Information Technology
  • Fixed Term, Full-Time appointment (3 Years) 

The Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology has been well known world-wide in its ability to train people in the area of cybersecurity and cryptology. The institute founded one of the most important conferences, Asiacrypt, which is now part of the IACR.

UOW is a leading Australian university with a history of outstanding achievements in teaching and learning, research and community engagement. It is fundamentally committed to providing our diverse body of students with an engaging world class and internationally oriented learning experience. The University has also established a strong research profile and an outstanding record of achievement in research performance and intensity over the last decade.

This position will conduct research in the project of “Internet of Things and Blockchain Security”. It is expected that you will be research active in the area of cyber security, and are equipped with sufficient experience in publishing research outcomes in the top forums, such as Crypto, Eurocrypt, ACM CCS, NDSS, IEEE TIFS.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Head of School and the Director of Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology, Professor Willy Susilo on +61 2 4221 5535 or

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 14/09/2017, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A: $76,325 - $89,591 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 170831
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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