Positions offered at Stevens Institute of Technology

30 January 2013

About the positions

Stevens Institute of Technology offers several PhD and one post-doc position in Georgios Portokalidis' group. The group's work focuses on various aspects of systems and security, like software security and reliability, kernel security, data privacy, and security issues on smartphones and the cloud. The group has strong ties with the Network Security Lab of Columbia University and AT&T's security research center, as well as the Computer Systems Section at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam.

About Stevens

Stevens Institute of Technology is a private university located in Hoboken, New Jersey. The campus is on the Hudson river across from midtown Manhattan, just a stone's throw away from New York City and Manhattan.  Stevens was ranked 23rd in the US for return on investment for students, and its graduates are highly sought after. Its location
offers excellent opportunities for collaborations with nearby universities (NYU, Princeton, Columbia, Rutgers/DIMACS) and major industrial research laboratories (Bell Labs, AT&T
Labs, IBM Research, Google New York). Stevens Institute of Technology is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.


PhD applicants should have strong programming skills, a background in systems and/or security, and excellent communication skills. For more information and applying, please visit the graduate program page of Stevens. You should also send an email with your CV and the names and emails of at least 2 references to Georgios Portokalidis (gportoka _at_ stevens.edu).

Postdoc applicants should have a good publication record in relevant areas. The position is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for one or more additional years. The starting date is negotiable and salary is competitive. To apply please send a CV, and the names and emails of at least 2 references Georgios Portokalidis (gportoka _at_ stevens.edu).