Postdoctoral Scholar

$39,264 - $47,820
Posting Date: 
May 2, 2013

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in The Henry Samueli School of Engineering at the University of California, Irvine invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar position supervised by Professor Brian Demsky and Professor Athina Markopoulou.  The project will focus on the use network analysis and binary rewriting techniques for the automatic identification of malware:

We seek qualified candidates with a Ph.D. and expertise in one or more of the following research areas of Programming Languages, Security, Compilers and/or Networking Machine Learning. The ideal candidate would have a strong background in both theory and implementation. Successful candidates should have experience building systems and publications in top-tier venues such as PLDI, USENIX SECURITY, POPL, DSN, NDSS, IMC or related venues. The postdoc will be expected to conduct research, publish papers, and coordinate activities involving proposal generation and presentation of research results.

The initial appointment will be for 12 months with the possibility of renewal and the exact salary depends on the applicant’s qualifications.

Application deadline:  Open until position is filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and contact information of three references (by email) to:

Assoc. Prof. Brian Demsky or Assoc. Prof. Athina Markopoulou



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