Post-Doctoral, Research Scientist and Faculty Positions in the Resilient Computing and Cybersecurity Center (RC3)

  • KAUST-King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, CEMSE Division, Resilient Computing and Cybersecurity Center RC3 Center
  • Thuwal Saudi Arabia
  • Mar 02, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Postdoctoral Positions

Job Description


KAUST and the Resilient Computing and Cybersecurity Center (RC3) invite applications for multiple POST-DOCTORAL, RESEARCH SCIENTIST and FACULTY positions in the broad areas of Cybersecurity and Dependability. 

RC3 is a newly created unit, which aims at developing the emerging area of Resilient Computing in symbiosis with classical Cybersecurity paradigms, fulfilling the innovative vision --- followed by an increasing number of stakeholders --- that “Resilience is the Cybersecurity of the XXI century”.

Contact point: Prof. Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo, KAUST

Relevant pointers are:

Successful candidates will be given excellent conditions for the development and deployment of their research skills, in terms of working conditions and laboratory facilities. You will work in an exciting international environment with researchers from many nationalities.

You will have the opportunity to participate in the development of the center's distinctive agenda for resilience --- through the pioneering fusion between dependability and security research treated under a common body of knowledge --- responding to the need to simultaneously fight against cyber-attacks, accidental faults, design errors, and unexpected operating conditions. 

Researchers receive highly competitive salaries, and no income tax is currently paid to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


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Application Deadline

Open until filled.