Research Fellow in Privacy-Enhancing Technologies

Dear Colleagues,

We have a position for a post-doctoral researcher in DMU’s Cyber Security Centre, in the area of privacy-enhancing technologies. The position is for one year, starting May 2017.

The project aims to advance the state of the art in privacy measurement

– a fundamental building block for the creation of new privacy-enhancing technologies. The full title of the project is “PryMe, a Universal Framework to Measure the Strength of Privacy-enhancing Technologies”, and it is funded by the EPSRC.


We are seeking candidates with a PhD in Computer Science or a related area, strong programming skills, and an excellent publication record in privacy-enhancing technologies, ideally with experience in one or more of the following application domains: vehicular networks, smart metering, social networks, or data publishing.

Please feel free to forward this announcement to your colleagues.

The last day to apply is March 19th.


Dr Isabel Wagner

Senior Lecturer in Computer Science (Cybersecurity) GH 5.59
The Gateway
De Montfort University

T: +44 (0) 116 207 8576



Bernd Carsten Stahl is Professor of Critical Research in Technology and Director the Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility at De Montfort University, Leicester, UK. His interests cover philosophical issues arising from the intersections of business, technology, and information. This includes ethical questions of current and emerging of ICTs, critical approaches to information systems and issues related to responsible research and innovation.

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