Cyber Security and Privacy Control in System-of-Systems

Country: United Kingdom;

Deadline: 05.07.2015

Web-Site: findaphd.com

 

The PROTECT Research Centre in the School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences at Liverpool John Moores University is pleased to offer a PhD studentship for research on the issues of cyber security and privacy control in one of the following research areas: Network Security and Forensics, Cloud Privacy and Security, Security in the Internet of Things, Software System/Service Security, and Critical Infrastructure Protection. Further information on the Centre’s research activities can be found at http://www.protect-ci.org/.

A successful applicant should hold or expect to gain at least a good 2.1 Honours or Masters Degree in a Computing related subject, preferably with the knowledge of Cyber Security. The PhD studentship is for a full-time study over three years. It offers one of the following options: (a) a fully paid tuition fee and a full stipend (currently £13,863), (b) a fully paid tuition fee but a partial stipend, (c) a fully paid tuition fee only, and (d) a partially paid tuition fee only. Which option to offer depends on a successful candidate’s academic track record.

The closing date for applications is the 5th July 2015. An applicant should send a CV and names of two academic referees to Prof. Qi Shi by email. For informal enquiries, please contact Prof. Qi Shi.

Prof. Qi Shi
Email: Q.Shi@ljmu.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)151 231 2272
Fax: +44 (0)151 207 4594


Funding Notes:

The PhD studentship offers one of the following options: (a) a fully paid tuition fee and a full stipend (currently £13,863), (b) a fully paid tuition fee but a partial stipend, (c) a fully paid tuition fee only, and (d) a partially paid tuition fee only. Which option to offer depends on a successful candidate’s academic track record.