[Soups-announce] Postdoctoral Fellowship: Human Factors + Security/Privacy @ Indiana University

Kapadia, Apu Chandrasen kapadia at indiana.edu
Thu Apr 6 07:24:11 EDT 2017

Dear Colleagues,

We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow to study privacy and security issues related to the use of wearable and environment sensors in the workplace (see details below). This is an exciting opportunity at the cross-section of HCI/Ubicomp/CSCW/Privacy&Security. If you are interested, please contact us ASAP (full consideration until May 8th). And please help us spread the word by forwarding to anyone who might be interested.

Apu and Sameer

Postdoctoral Fellow in Center for Security Informatics

The Center for Security Informatics (http://csi.soic.indiana.edu/) at Indiana University is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to study privacy and security issues related to the use of wearable and environment sensors for monitoring a workplace.

The appointment is a part of a collaborative project across seven institutions: Notre Dame University, University of California, Irvine, Carnegie Mellon University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Dartmouth College, University of Colorado, Boulder, and Indiana University Bloomington. The fellow will join a dynamic and interdisciplinary team of computer and social scientists at these institutions. The postdoc will work with Profs. Apu Kapadia and Sameer Patil at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana on privacy and security aspects related to the project.

Minimum Qualifications: A PhD is required, ideally in Computer Science, Informatics, Human Computer Interaction, Information Systems, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Communication or a related discipline with a strong background and relevant experience in usable security and privacy, research methods, and statistics. Applicants should have a record of conducting independent research and communicating results via publications and presentations. In addition, applicants should demonstrate ability for effective participation in collaborative, interdisciplinary research while at residence at Indiana University.

Salary: The position has a starting annual salary of $55,000 - $65,000 commensurate with experience, plus generous benefits.

Rank: Postdoctoral Fellow (RSP)

Appointment Type: The initial position is full-time for 1 year, renewable for up to 2.5 additional years based on performance and availability of funds. The appointment will be in the Department of Computer Science or the Department of Informatics, depending on fit with the successful candidate’s academic background and interests.

Apply Online at: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/3770

Special Instructions: Interested applicants should upload a letter of interest, CV, and contact information for three professional references using the above application link.

Questions may be sent to kapadia at indiana.edu

For Best Consideration Apply By: May 8, 2017

Ideal Start Date for position: Aug 1, 2017

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Apu Kapadia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Informatics and Computing
Indiana University Bloomington
http://www.cs.indiana.edu/~kapadia/, @apukapadia

IU Privacy Lab:
http://private.soic.indiana.edu/, @IUPrivLab

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