The Computational Biology and Simulation group (Prof. Dr. Kay Hamacher) at the Department of Biology, Technische Universität Darmstadt, invites applications for a

Research associate/Postdoc position

with a fixed-term contract until 12/31/2022. The position is supposed to be filled as soon as possible.

The research undertaken contributes to the success of the mission FANCY of the Center für Research in Privacy and Security (CRISP) [] in Darmstadt.

We focus on privacy-preserving methods (PETs - Privacy Enhancing Technologies) with a special emphasize on biomedical data. Such new methods are to be implemented and applied within our collaborative research center and our international partners.

Ideally you have previous experience in one or more of the following areas: Cryptography, SMPC, biostatistics, bioinformatics, medical informatics. You should have completed your university degree (M.Sc. or comparable) and your PhD degree in these or related fields.

The fulfillment of the duties likewise enables the scientific qualifications of the candidate.

The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equal will be given preference. Wages and salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales, which apply to the Technische Universität Darmstadt (TV-TU Darmstadt).

Applications are to be sent to Prof. Dr. Kay Hamacher, TU Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstr. 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany, or via email (only one PDF-file!) to:

Confidential email can be sent encrypted to Prof. Hamacher using his GPG-key with the fingerprint: 88DD E58F A0F4 95A9 F825 BB55 506E ACA6 5092 F411

Code No. 548

Published on

January 14, 2021

Application deadline

February 15, 2021