Current Opportunities

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

Research Vacancies

Research Associate in Medical Machine Learning - closing date Wednesday 4th April 2018

The Centre for Health Informatics, Computation and Statistics (CHICAS) at the Lancaster Medical School has an opportunity for a talented machine learning researcher or computational statistician to work on an Academy of Medical Science funded two-year research project into neurodegenerative diseases. 

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Postdoctoral Research Associate - closing date Thursday 26th April 2018 

We invite applications for Post-Doctoral Research Associates to join the New Approaches to Bayesian Data Science: Tackling Challenges from the Health Sciences programme. This is an exciting, cross-disciplinary research project that will develop new methods for Bayesian statistics that are fit-for-purpose to tackle contemporary Health Science challenges: such as real-time inference and prediction for large scale epidemics; or synthesizing information from distinct data sources for large scale studies such as the UK Biobank. 

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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.