Category Archives: Jobs

A beginner’s guide to PC chairing

I recently had the privilege to serve as program committee (PC) chair for the yearly conference on quantum cryptography, QCRYPT’17 (note: for obvious public-relations reasons all names of conferences, PC members and authors in this post have been replaced by entirely fictional aliases). Although … Continue reading

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Prospective students & postdocs: apply to Caltech!

It’s job application season again! While I happily suffered  through the application process in Fall 2006, Fall 2010 and Fall 2012, this year I will be participating in the festivities from the other side of the divide. My message is … Continue reading

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Job applications

Although I kept hearing from friends and elders that applying for jobs was going to take the best of my time from November on, I silently acquiesced and thought I new better: how could it be so bad? CV: couple … Continue reading

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