Fixed Term Contract 2 years (CDD),
Full-time (40 hrs/week) extendable up to 5 years
Number of positions: 2
The University of Luxembourg seeks to hire outstanding researchers at its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT).
SnT is a centre carrying out interdisciplinary research in secure, reliable and trustworthy ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) systems and services, often in collaboration with industrial, governmental or international partners. SnT is active in several international research projects funded by the Horizon2020 programme and the European Space Agency. For further information you may check: www.securityandtrust.lu
CritiX (Critical and Extreme Security and Dependability) is a research group, and a laboratory for state-of-the-art research in a problem area that may be described as extreme computing, including the protection of critical systems and data against severe and persistent threats. We advocate resilience as a paradigm shift enabling a comprehensive approach to extreme security and dependability challenges, from first principles. For further information you may check: http://wwwen.uni.lu/snt/research/critix
Successful candidates have a unique opportunity of participating in the shaping of a challenging and innovative research themes, as well as contributing to the ambitious research agenda of the CritiX lab, supported by a very substantial PEARL Grant from the Luxembourg National Research Fund, FNR (http://www.fnr.lu/funding-instruments/pearl) and several other projects. They will be given excellent conditions for the development of their research skills, in terms of working conditions, mentoring and laboratory facilities.
The research topics this opening is calling for are:
The candidate will work closely with Prof. Esteves-Veríssimo and the team members of the CritiX Research Group.
English is the working language of this international laboratory.
Email informal enquiries / expressions of interest:
Prof. Dr. Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org , Subject: CRITIX – RESEARCH ASSOCIATE CANDIDATE
The university offers a two year employment contract that may be extended up to five years. A selected number of outstanding performers may be offered permanent positions in the faculty. The University offers highly competitive salaries, according to status, and is an equal opportunity employer. You will work in an exciting international environment and will have the opportunity to participate in the development of the research lab agenda.
Applications, written in English, should be submitted online and should include:
Next cut-off date for applications: please check http://wwwen.uni.lu/snt/research/critix
Applications will be analysed as they are received, so early application is advised.