The Department of Information Security and Communication Technology at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has a vacancy for a PhD Candidate in Cryptography. The candidate will work in the general areas of privacy-preserving computation, lattice-based cryptography and post-quantum cryptography. This will be under the supervision of Dr. Anamaria Costache, in the cryptography team at NTNU.

  • The qualification requirement is that you have completed a master’s degree or second degree (equivalent to 120 credits) with a strong academic background in theoretical computer science, mathematics or equivalent education with a grade of B or better in terms of NTNU’s grading scale.
  • Preference will be given to candidates holding degrees in the areas mentioned, and/ or to candidates that already have a background in cryptography.
  • The ideal candidate will have some research experience already, in the form of a research master’s thesis, or research essay.
  • Candidate must have good written and oral English skills.


Apply online and the application must include:

  • CV, certificates and diplomas.
  • Research plan or project proposal (around one page).
  • Academic works that you would like to be considered in the assessment. Here you can attach documents such as research works or essays written during your degree(s), or any peer-reviewed paper published or in submission. Joint works will be considered. If it is difficult to identify your contribution to joint works, you must attach a brief description of your participation.
  • Name and e-mail addresses of at least two referees.
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Country Norway
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas Information Technology, Computer Science,
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 25th January 2021

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  • Address Norway
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