Opportunities

Ongoing opportunities for Collaboration and MPhil and PhD Programmes are provided under the subheadings in the menu. Do you have an opportunity you'd like to post? Please get in contact and we can help advertise it with our extensive network.

Current opportunities

From across the University of Cambridge and relevant external opportunities:

Research call
Closing date: 
24 September 2021

Accenture Turing strategic partnership: Call for expressions of interest - digital twins

The Turing recently launched a five-year strategic partnership with Accenture to advance data science and AI research with a focus on delivering substantial business and societal value.

Closing date: 
30 September 2021

Our new pilot project scheme will provide support for Data Trusts Pioneers who want to set up a data trust to meet a real-world data stewardship need.

Research call
Closing date: 
30 September 2021

The EPSRC invites applications for funding to develop a new research network with partners in the UK financial services. The network is expected to involve collaboration with project partners from the user-focused financial services sector; identify and address data-centric, quantitative, technological and ‘real-world’ research challenges; help form new research communities; and fund feasibility studies and network building activities.

Research call
Closing date: 
1 October 2021

The new £2 million joint funding call to enhance understanding of COVID-19 through the application of new statistical, data science and advanced analytics approaches forms part of “Data and Connectivity”, one of the six National Core Studies into COVID-19.

Closing date: 
5 October 2021

The Social Science Impact Fund (SSIF) aims to support the use of research and expertise through the development of relationships with non-academic stakeholders, beneficiaries, and partners. It is aimed at researchers with UTO status working on subjects within the social sciences and based in any academic department at the University of Cambridge. 

All those interested are warmly invited to contact Dr Tina Basi, Social Science Impact Facilitator, jktb2@cam.ac.uk.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
10 October 2021

Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge

We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the general area of mobile sensing, wearable for the ear, audio sensing and on device machine learning to join the team of a 2.5M Euro European Research Council funded project entitled "EAR: Audio-based Mobile Health Diagnostics".

About us

The Cambridge Centre for Data-Driven Discovery (C2D3) brings together researchers and expertise from across the academic departments and industry to drive research into the analysis, understanding and use of data science. C2D3 is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge.

  • Supports and connects the growing data science research community 
  • Builds research capacity in data science to tackle complex issues 
  • Drives new research challenges through collaborative research projects 
  • Promotes and provides opportunities for knowledge transfer 
  • Identifies and provides training courses for students, academics, industry and the third sector 
  • Acts as a gateway for external organisations 

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