Few PhD in Computer science – Aalborg University, Denmark

    Few PhD in Computer science - Aalborg University, Denmark

    Few PhD in Computer science in the context of Sb3D, the project Security by Digital Design in Denmark, At the Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Department of Computer Science, Aalborg University, Denmark

    Deadline to Apply

    May 15, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    PositionPhD Position
    No. of Position(s)Few
    Research AreaComputer Science
    ScholarshipAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceTechnical Faculty of IT and Design
    Department of Computer Science
    Aalborg University
    Contract Period3 Years
    Starting dateAug 01, 2021


    PhD stipends are allocated to individuals who hold a Master’s degree


    Security by Digital Design:
    The PhD positions are in the context of Sb3D, the project Security by Digital Design in Denmark. The vision of the project is to improve on how secure software is developed in Denmark. Sb3D is a project alliance between leading research groups in Denmark and the Alexandra Institute as well as Danish industry partners

    PhD Positions:
    These PhD positions are within the Sb3D project. The aim is to develop and test benchmarks and improvement of software process security that will enable industry to improve the cyber security of their software-based products and services. The key problem is to explore how software companies may improve their software security processes while at the same time adhere to agile and flexible software processes. The PhD project will involve benchmarking of software companies and improvement of their processes. The research involves collaboration with DTU, the Alexandra Institute and industrial partners.

    How to Apply?

    The application is only to be submitted online by using the “Apply online” button above

    Documents Required

    • CV
    • Motivated Application
    • Degree certificates
    • A project description of max 2 pages excl. references must be attached to the application. The description should outline a relevant research project.

    About Department of Computer Science

    The Department of Computer Science features a broad range of synergistic activities within research and education in the general area of computer science, including curiosity-driven research and targeted research in collaboration with industrial partners, as well as traditional university education, with a unique problem- and project-based focus, and continued education and knowledge dissemination.


    Appointment and salary as a PhD fellow are according to the Ministry of Finance Circular of 28 June 2019 on the Collective Agreement for Academics in Denmark, Appendix 5, regarding PhD fellows, and with the current circular on the employment structure at Danish Universities.


    Professor Peter Axel Nielsen
    Department of Computer Science
    Email: pan@cs.aau.dk  

    Ms. Sofie Pia Jensen
    The Technical Faculty of IT and Design
    Email: spj@adm.aau.dk
    Phone: +45 9940 3478

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    Post expires at 8:59am on Sunday May 16th, 2021 (GMT+9)