The Université de Sherbrooke’s Cybersecurity Lab GRIC is happy to announce a postdoc position in machine learning and cybersecurity. For a detailed presentation of the Lab, please visit gric.recherche.usherbrooke.ca. The Cybersecurity Lab is a leader in research and innovation in cybersecurity. It has access to advanced infrastructure in high-performance computing and 5G allowing to explore, develop and test innovative cybersecurity solutions.

For a more detailed presentation of the Lab, please visit gric.recherche.usherbrooke.ca .

The postdoc candidate is expected to conduct a scientific research in the field of machine learning and intruder detection in industrial control networks. He is expected to:

– Possess a knowledge of the machine learning field, including deep learning, as demonstrated by a track record of publications in the field at top conferences and journals.
– Be familiar with existing machine learning tools as well as have a practical experience with developing machine learning applications.
– Be familiar with the basics of networking protocols.

Additional knowledge on the fields of network intruder detection and anomaly detection is an
advantage.

The scholarship is 57 500 $ CAD per year, – exempt of income taxes for candidate who qualify, and most do. If the income tax exemption is approved, that would be equivalent to a salary of 85 000 $ 1 CAD for someone having to pay income taxes.

The position is available immediately, for one year, renewable. Candidates will be reviewed as they arrive.

TO APPLY, Please send the following documents, in PDF format, to marc.frappier@usherbrooke.ca

– Academic CV
– Motivation letter. Please highlight your three most impactful publications amongst other things in the letter
– PhD thesis
– Name of 3 persons who can provide references.
– If available, github or other link to evidence of concrete applications of machine learning

LOCATION

Sherbrooke

ORGANIZATION

Département d'informatique
Université de Sherbrooke

EMAIL

marc.frappier@usherbrooke.ca

EMPLOYER JOB POST

http://info.usherbrooke.ca/mfrappier/Post-doc-ML-Cybersecurity-fr.pdf

ADDRESS

Département d’informatique
Faculté des sciences
Université de Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke
QC
J1K 2R1

TYPE

Research Only

CLASSIFICATION

Postdoctoral fellow

TENURED POSITION

No

RESEARCH FIELDS

Machine learning, Cybersecurity
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