Assistant/Associate Professor Position in Security in Trento (Italy)

The University of Trento invites expressions of interest in view of the opening of a position of Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor in the field of Security.

We seek candidates with significant accomplishments who are committed to reach further promising achievements in any field related to computer, communication and multimedia security in terms of theory, technology, empirical studies, or economics.

Successful candidate for the position will be expected to have a strong publication record and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. Candidates for the position of associate professor should have a proven record of participation and possibly leadership in research projects and experience in teaching in English in graduate institutions. Knowledge of Italian is appreciated but not required.

The University of Trento particularly welcomes applications from women candidates.

==== The University of Trento ========

The University of Trento has systematically ranked in the top tier positions in Italy in the past 10 years in both national Research Assessment Evaluations (RAE) and University Surveys. In the latest RAE the University of Trento as a whole ranks 1st among medium universities; the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science ( ranks 2nd nationwide in its field. Its teaching programs at MSc and Phd level are all held in English to an audience of international students.

Other staff members of the Department working in the field of Security are prof. Bruno Crispo and prof. Fabio Massacci, with a significant track record in terms of publications, acquisition of research grants, industry collaborations and supervision of international graduate students. Additional information on the research activities in security are available at

The Department expects the successful candidate to contribute significantly to the research outcomes in the area, consolidate existing activities and open new areas of research.

====== Further Information =======

Further particulars on the position are available at the url:

Informal inquiries on security research at the University of Trento and about the position can be addressed to prof. Fabio Massacci at

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