Assistant Professor or Lecturer in Cybersecurity and Privacy

Updated: about 1 month ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 01 Jul 2021

Applications are invited from candidates who possess the necessary qualifications in order to fill the following academic position at the Cyprus University of Technology:



  • One (1) position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer in the specialization:

‘Cybersecurity and privacy (software security and/or hardware security and/or cryptography and/or quantum cryptography and/or privacy-preserving technologies and/or smart cybersecurity)’

Applicants for all academic positions should have a doctorate degree from a recognized University in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. The university reserves the right to request recognition of the doctorate degree from the Cyprus Council for the Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications (K.Y.S.A.T.S). The minimum qualifications that are required for each academic position, including publications and academic experience, are detailed on the University’s webpage: These qualifications are based on the candidate’s years of academic experience, his/her research and scientific contribution.

Citizenship of the Republic of Cyprus is not required.

According to the Cyprus University of Technology Law, the language of instruction at the University is either Greek or Turkish. For the current position, good knowledge of the Greek language is required; evidence is provided in the relevant circular by the Public Service Commission, or B2 Level according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

In case an elected candidate does not have a good knowledge of Greek language based on the criteria set above, it is his/her obligation upon his/her election to achieve it within three years time, with the commitment of the relevant Academic Department.

The annual gross salary for each position (including the 13th salary) is :

Rank                                 Scale                             Salary EUR

Assistant Professor       (Scale Α13 – Α14)          €58.428 - €78.799

Lecturer                      (Scale Α12 – Α13)           €44.408 - €72.265

From this amount, employee contributions to Government Funds as well as Income Tax will be deducted, according to the legislation into effect.

It is expected that the successful candidate will be available by January 2022, unless otherwise agreed.

The applicants must upload their application in English, no later than Thursday, 1 July 2021 (at 23:59), at the following link . At this link applicants will also find the documents to be uploaded with the application. For further information you may contact the HR Department by e-mail or at 357 25002406

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