The Division of Science at New York University Abu Dhabi is inviting applicants for a summer research internship in the Cyber Security & Privacy Lab (CSP-lab).
Applicants will work as graduate research assistant to conduct research on privacy in the digital society. A focus will be on leveraging cryptographic techniques to secure the privacy of online data and to support digital forgetting. The tasks include the design, analysis and prototyping of novel approaches as well as contributing to the writing of academic papers. Additional research topics relating to privacy in a broader sense (e.g., news accuracy, misinformation) may be explored.
Applicants must have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security or comparable. Previous research experience, ideally in the context of privacy and/or cryptographic techniques, is highly preferred. Applicants with previous publications in the field are highly preferred.
The terms of employment are competitive and will include housing and travel subsidies. Applications will be accepted immediately and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and transcript of degree, and one letter of recommendation, all in PDF format. Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/en/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please email: [email protected]
NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU's global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.
UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.
This position is not located in the United States. You must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion.
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