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:

Closing date: 
20 June 2021

Earlier this year the Council published its AI Roadmap providing

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
21 June 2021

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

We are looking for an accomplished Machine Learning Engineer to join the newly established Cambridge Centre for AI in Medicine (CCAIM) at the University of Cambridge. CCAIM is a multidisciplinary centre created to produce cutting-edge machine learning (ML) research to solve complex problems in biomedical science, medical discovery and healthcare delivery. Funded by AstraZeneca and GSK - and with strong research ties to the NHS - CCAIM will also drive the revolution in ML-powered precision medicine.

Closing date: 
23 June 2021

Applications are now open to eligible candidates wishing to become Turing Fellows at The Alan Turing Institute for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Turing Fellows are scholars with proven research excellence in data science, artificial intelligence, or a related field whose research would be significantly enhanced through active involvement with the Turing network of universities and partners.

The Institute is committed to building a diverse network of fellows and encourage applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
25 June 2021

Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge

A position exists, for a Research Assistant/Associate, Department of Engineering, to work on the DigiTwin project. The post holder will be located in Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK.

Closing date: 
30 June 2021

The Cambridge Centre for AI in Medicine (CCAIM) is a multi-disciplinary centre established by the University of Cambridge in 2020 to develop AI machine learning (ML) technologies to transform bioscience, medicine and healthcare.

With 5 fully funded PhD studentships available, this is our call to the brightest minds to join an elite group at a world-class university.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
30 June 2021

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

A position exists for a Post-Doctoral Research Associate to work in the EPSRC Programme Grant EP/V026259/1 on the "Mathematics of Deep Learning". Math4DL is a joint programme run by the University of Cambridge, University of Bath and University College London. The successful candidate will join a close knit team hosted by all three universities and led by Profs Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb and Richard Nickl (Cambridge), Prof Chris Budd OBE and Dr Matthias Ehrhardt (Bath) and Profs Simon Arridge and Bangti Jin (UCL).

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
30 June 2021

Department of Clinical Neurosciences

To date there is no way to prevent it or even slow its progression, and there is an urgent need to fill the knowledge gap in our basic understanding of the diseases that cause it.

The UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) (https://ukdri.ac.uk/) is the biggest UK initiative driving forward research to fill this gap.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
30 June 2021

Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
4 July 2021

Department of Psychology

2 x post-doctoral Research Associate positions in in Machine Learning and Clinical Informatics are available to work with Prof Zoe Kourtzi at the University of Cambridge, UK (http://www.abg.psychol.cam.ac.uk).

Research call
Closing date: 
5 July 2021

Please see information below about a call for Expressions of Interest for collaborative PhD studentship proposals with AstraZeneca as part of its new BBSRC Collaborative Training Partnerships (CTP) application. This is particularly relevant for PIs.

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Job opportunity
Closing date: 
31 July 2021

Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge

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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.

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