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Postdoctoral Researcher and Research Fellow Positions in Cybersecurity

Aalto University and the University of Helsinki have formed a strategic partnership for supporting high-quality and high-impact research in information and communications technology. To support this mission, the universities host the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT), and the Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI), which is one of the 10 national flagships nominated by the Academy of Finland.

HIIT is seeking to fulfil Postdoctoral positions for 39 at our hosting universities. In addition, HIIT is also looking to support up to 10 outstanding researchers in their career development through HIIT Postdoctoral Fellowship and HIIT Research Fellowship Programmes prioritising the following HIIT focus areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computational Health
  • Cybersecurity 
    • There are four (4) project positions open within the Aalto Human-Computer Interaction and Security Engineering Lab:
      •  Enjoyable security
      • Science of human-computer interaction
      • Multitasking and productivity tools
      • Mixed methods HCI and security research
  • Data Science
  • Foundations of Computing

HIIT is committed to fostering an inclusive environment with people from diverse backgrounds, and researchers from underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.

The deadline for applications is January 30th, 2022 at 11:59pm Finnish Time (Eastern European Standard Time) (GMT + 2) To apply for these positions or to find out more, please visit