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:

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
11 April 2023

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
26 March 2023

Department of Psychology

A post-doctoral Research Associate position in AI for Brain Sciences is available to work with Prof Zoe Kourtzi at the Adaptive Brain Lab (https://www.abg.psychol.cam.ac.uk).

The position will focus on developing and translating AI-guided tools for a) understanding brain processes underlying cognition in health and disease, b) early detection of brain and mental health disorders to inform clinical practice (healthcare, clinical trials).

Closing date: 
27 March 2023

The Alan Turing Institute's Data Study Groups are intensive five-day collaborative, sprint-style research activities which bring together organisations from industry, government, and the third sector, with talented multi-disciplinary researchers from academia. Organisations act as Challenge Owners, providing real-world problems to be tackled by researchers.

The next Turing Data Study Group which will be held in person at The Alan Turing Institute from 15 May - 26 May 2023.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
2 April 2023

Department of Haematology

Do you have great skills and experience organizing and managing data? Interested in a role which is contributing to changing lives for the better? Looking for your next challenge?

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
5 April 2023

Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge

Applications are invited for a Postdoc to join the Prorok Lab in the Department of Computer Science and Technology, at the University of Cambridge, UK.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
10 April 2023

Department of Oncology

The CRUK Cambridge Cancer Centre is looking for a Cancer Clinical Informatics Lead to provide data to our many researchers. Access to data for research is fundamental to the success of our research, and the role holder will be able to make significant and strategic contributions to our ability to deliver on outstanding research and to our ability to bring research to patients within the new Cambridge Cancer Hospital.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
12 April 2023

The Alan Turing Institute

The Alan Turing Institute is seeking to appoint three Research Associates - The Science of Cities and Regions.


Job opportunity
Closing date: 
13 April 2023

Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

This is an exciting new opportunity for a highly motivated computational researcher to join Professor Sir Shankar Balasubramanian's pioneering research programme to play a key role in advancing the understanding of sequence, structure and chemical modifications in DNA and RNA. Using their expert knowledge of programming languages, statistical/machine learning methods, bioinformatics tools and resources, the ideal candidate will use and develop computational approaches to transform raw sequencing data into biologically meaningful information.

Job opportunity
Closing date: 
23 April 2023

Centre for Research in Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, Cambridge

Applications are invited for a Research Associate for the Minderoo Centre for Technology and Democracy (MCTD) within CRASSH for the newly-launched EU HORIZON consortium AI4Trust: AI-based-technologies for trustworthy solutions against disinformation. The person appointed will support Cambridge's leadership role in policy and human-centred AI research to build a platform to combat mis- and disinformation.

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 and AI. C2D3 is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge.

  • Supports and connects the growing data science and AI research community 
  • Builds research capacity in data science and AI 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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