Vacancies

  • PhD in Quantum-Safe Cryptography

    Deadline: Monday 15 August 2022

    Do you enjoy working in an interdisciplinary research setting on intellectually challenging and societally relevant questions? The Informatics Institute is looking for an ambitious PhD candidate. Your research is part of the NWO-funded research project ‘Quantum Impact on Societal Security’.

    For more information, see here or at https://vacatures.uva.nl/UvA/job/PhD-in-Quantum-Safe-Cryptography/748964502/ or contact Prof. Crhistian Schaffner at .
  • PhD in Philosophy and Ethics of Quantum-Safe Technology

    Deadline: Monday 15 August 2022

    Do you enjoy working in an interdisciplinary research setting on intellectually challenging and societally relevant questions? The Institute for Logic, Language and Computation is looking for an ambitious PhD candidate. Your research is part of the NWO-funded research project ‘Quantum Impact on Societal Security’.

  • Postdoctoral Researcher in the Regulation of Quantum-Safe Technology

    Deadline: Monday 15 August 2022

    Do you have a PhD and are you interested in researching the law and regulation of cybersecurity, and in combining this with insights from ethics and economics? If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment, with a team of friendly and enthusiastic colleagues, and with partners from the financial and governmental sectors, then you may want to join us.

  • (New) PhD in Explainable AI: Measuring 'Playability' from Musical Audio

    Deadline: Thursday 21 July 2022

    We are seeking a PhD candidate for the project 'InDeep: Interpreting Deep Learning Models for Text and Sound Methods and Applications' (NWO NWA 1292.19.399). This ambitious project aims to develop, apply, and fine-tune techniques to make modern deep learning models for text, speech, and music more transparent.

    In this PhD position you can combine insights from audio analysis and deep learning to help musicians play what they love. If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment with smart and friendly colleagues and a strong industrial collaboration, then you may want to join us.

  • (New) PhD in Explainable AI: Attribution Methods for Text and Audio

    Deadline: Thursday 21 July 2022

    We are seeking a PhD candidate for the project 'InDeep: Interpreting Deep Learning Models for Text and Sound Methods and Applications' (NWO NWA 1292.19.399). This ambitious project aims to develop, apply, and fine-tune techniques to make modern deep learning models for text, speech, and music more transparent.

    Would you like a PhD position where you do fundamental research, with immediate applicability, in Explainable AI? Where you work on evaluating and extending attribution methods for ‘opening the blackbox’ of deep learning models for text and audio processing? If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment with smart and friendly colleagues and a strong industrial collaboration, then you may want to join us.

  • Postdoc Researcher in Computational Modeling of Multimodal Communication in Face-to-Face Dialogue

    Deadline: Sunday 10 July 2022

    Are you interested in combining insights from cognitive science with computational linguistics? Do you have experience working with data-driven multimodal methods and / or computational approaches for analyzing dialogue? If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment, with a team of friendly and enthusiastic colleagues, then you may want to join us.