Posted on 18/04/2013
The Information Security Group (ISG) at Royal Holloway, University of London is looking for outstanding graduates to fill 10 well-funded doctoral studentships in Cyber Security starting in October 2013. Possible research topics include the basic components of security services, such as cryptographic algorithms and trusted hardware; management of cryptographic keys; the correctness of the design and implementation of security protocols; the design of security services for embedded systems; business information systems, telecommunications networks and critical infrastructure; the detection and analysis of malware; and the study of economics, psychology, organizational theory, design theory and sociology in the context of information and cyber security.
We will consider applications from candidates with undergraduate and masters' qualifications in a wide range of disciplines, including but not limited to, mathematics, computer science, and electrical and electronic engineering. Funding is provided by the EPSRC (the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council), so full studentships are available to UK residents only. For further details, please visit the PhD Studentships in Cyber Security webpage on the ISG website.