Queen's University Belfast - Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) Research Assistant/Research Fellow (Cloud Security)

Based at Queen's University's Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT http://www.ecit.qub.ac.uk/), the £30 million world-class Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT http://www.csit.qub.ac.uk/) will couple major research breakthroughs with a wide portfolio of leading UK based companies in an exciting innovation and commercialisation environment.

Applications are now sought for the following research position within the Network Security Processing group of CSIT. Research Assistant/Research Fellow
(Cloud Security) Ref: 12/102063.

School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, CSIT

This post is available for 3 years or until July 2015 to conduct research into cloud and network security.  The postholder will be required to research and develop new methods for detection and prevention of information leakage in cloud computing services and investigate issues in server/storage virtualisation technologies.

Anticipated interview date: Friday 29 June 2012. Salary scales: Research Assistant: £25,251 - £31,948 per annum (including contribution points), Research Fellow: £30,122 - £39,257 per annum (including contribution points). Closing date: Monday 11 June 2012.

Please visit our website for further information and to apply online – www.qub.ac.uk/jobs or alternatively contact the Personnel Department, Queen's University Belfast, BT7 1NN.  Telephone (028) 9097 3044 FAX: (028) 9097 1040 or e-mail on personnel@qub.ac.uk

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability. 

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.