Current Opportunities

The following opportunities may be of interest to those wanting to pursue data science-related research.

Research Vacancies

 Senior Research Associate

Lancaster's Mathematics & Statistics department are looking to recruit a Post-Doctoral Research Associate to develop scalable Bayesian algorithms for Big Data challenges. This is an exciting opportunity to develop cutting-edge and theoretically-supported scalable Monte Carlo methods which are fit-for-purpose for modelling and analysing complex data structures, including large-scale spatio-temporal and network data. 

  • Closing date: Thursday 2nd August 2018
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PhD Vacancies

Optimal Resilience in Distribution Networks

The project will be a collaboration between the School of Computing and Communication and the Lancaster Environment Centre at Lancaster University, and Digital Rail. It aims to produce a new approach to predict and minimise complex failures within distribution networks (road, rail, air) more generally. 

  • Closing date: applications will be accepted until the post is filled.
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Masters Studentships

Our MSc Data Science programme offers students the opportunity to gain the skills needed to succeed in Data Science and to shape their learning according to their interests.  To learn more about our Programme and any funding opportunities please visit our Education pages.