Computersicherheit und Privatheit

Offene Stellen und Thesen

B.Sc. and M.Sc. Theses

We are looking for highly motivated students willing to write their theses in topics related to our research focuses. To apply for a thesis, please send us an email with the topic [CSP thesis] including:
  • A letter of application detailing your personal interest for this research field
  • A list of visited lectures and corresponding grades
  • Known programming languages and experience
  • Possible starting date
Current topics of interest are, e.g.,:
  • Usable Multi-Devices User Authentication: Your task is to first look for and analyze the state-of-the-art of authentication methods, especially in the areas of smart homes and the Internet of Things. You will compare and evaluate existing solutions based on different criteria. Based on this evaluation, you will design and implement your own innovative solution. You will finally evaluate your solution using your developed proof-of-concept prototype.

Student Assistants

We are frequently looking for student assistants who are currently studying at the university. The student assistants will support and contribute to current research projects by developing new ideas, implementing them, or evaluating them under real-world conditions. Knowledge in, e.g., programming languages, should be detailed in the application. Our openings are published on the university-wide list to be found here.

Research Assistants

We are looking for motivated and creative students willing to conduct their doctoral studies in privacy and security. Depending on the students’ backgrounds, the addressed topics can focus on rather theoretical or practical issues. Our openings are published on the university-wide list to be found here.


We are very rarely hosting interns. The application process is hence highly competitive. The minimal duration for an internship is 6 months. A detailed and personalised description of your motivation is of first importance.