Assistant Professor in Applied Cryptography and Network/Web Security

  • Professional
  • Athens, Georgia
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: January 29, 2024

University of Georgia
School of Computing

The School of Computing at the University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2024.  The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong research background/record in Applied Cryptography and/or Network/Web Security and show a commitment to excellence in both research and teaching. We especially seek candidates specializing in Applied Cryptography for Computing and Learning over Encrypted Data or in the application of Machine Learning to Network/Web Security, but we welcome applications addressing all facets of Applied Cryptography and Network/Web Security from qualified candidates.

The School of Computing (SoC) is a growing and congenial school of 44 faculty within the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Engineering. The SoC has nearly 1700 undergraduate students, 265 graduate students, and offers the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science, B.S. and MS degrees in Data Science, and an M.S. degree in Cybersecurity and Privacy. The teaching load allows for substantial concentration on research.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field at the time of appointment. To ensure full consideration, please submit all materials by January 15, 2024.

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