Associate Research Fellow, School of Computing and Information Technology SCIT

Wollongong, Australia
09 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (9 months)

The School of Computing and Information Technology (SCIT) is one of six Schools within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences at the University of Wollongong. It delivers a full range of quality courses, both onshore and offshore (Dubai, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Hong Kong), ranging from undergraduate Bachelor’s degrees, through Coursework and Research Masters to PhD programs.

The Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology at the University of Wollongong aims to be a world class Research School and this position is expected to contribute towards that aim. To fulfil the requirements set in the HIRP project funded by Huawei.

This position is responsible for the development of an adaptable implementation of Elliptic Curve encryption protocol, supported through a Huawei Innovation Research Program grant reporting to Senior Professor Willy Susilo. This position will directly contribute towards the research and development within the research institute.

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 Dr Thomas Plantard on + 61 2 4221 5324 or email

The University is committed to workforce diversity and removing barriers to participation. 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.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 06/09/2018, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A: $77,470 - $90,934 + superannuation
Reference Number: 181188
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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