Associate or Full Professor in Cyber Security

University of St.Gallen


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Associate or Full Professor in Cyber Security

The University of St.Gallen is in the process of building up a new School of Computer
Science with an innovative emphasis on entrepreneurship. We are seeking candidates for an
associate or full professorship in the fields of Cyber Security.
We are looking for individuals with a PhD in Computer Science, who published their work
in leading journals and are excellent teachers, preferably also in an interdisciplinary context.
The successful candidate will be part of the newly founded School of Computer Science,
which serves as the foundation for the Bachelor- and Master-Degree programs in Computer
Science at the University of St.Gallen. The university searches for candidates with a strong
research background in one or more of the following topics:

• Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection
• Trustworthy Information Processing
• Threat Intelligence: Detection and Defenses

We are looking for a team-oriented and committed colleague whose research activities offer
links to the established computer science chairs. Further responsibilities include teaching on
undergraduate as well as graduate level within and outside of the degree programs of the
School of Computer Science. For this position, we seek candidates as of February 1st 2020 or
by mutual agreement.

The University of St.Gallen is committed to increasing the number of international scholars
among its faculty. In pursuit of increased diversity and gender equality, we especially
welcome applications from women.

For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Klaus Möller, Chairman of the Search
Committee and Dean of the School of Management (
Candidates should submit their application, including cover letter, curriculum vitae,
references, publications list, research statement, teaching statement, and a published work
that best represents their current research profile, in electronic form to the President of the
University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr. Thomas Bieger (online via the website The deadline for applications is August 28th, 2019.

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