• Description:

    VUSec, a leading security research group at VU Amsterdam, invites applications for PhD and PostDoc positions in computer systems security. The positions offer the opportunity to work on cutting-edge research in areas such as micro-architectural attacks, software vulnerabilities, and systems security. Successful candidates will join a collaborative and supportive environment, contributing to top-tier publications and enhancing their academic careers.

    VUSec conducts world-leading research in systems security, focusing on attacks, defenses, and verification. The positions involve publishing in top-tier conferences, implementing open-source prototypes, and contributing to teaching and supervision.


    • For PhD positions: Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • For PostDoc positions: PhD degree in Computer Science or related field, or close to defending thesis.
    • Strong programming skills in C/C++.
    • Demonstrable knowledge in computer systems and security.
    • Fluent in English; Dutch not required.
    • Commitment to research ethics.



  • Fields

    • Computer Science

  • Qualifications

    • Master

    • PhD

  • Share Position