Research Associate (University of Cambridge)

Tuesday 11th August 2020

Closing date: Friday 14th August

Description: Applications are being sought for two Research Associate positions to work as part of the AIX-COVNET collaboration. The collaboration is made up of a team of mathematicians, engineers, radiologists and clinicians, led by Professor Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb, at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, and Professor Evis Sala, at the Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge.

The overall aim of the AIX-COVNET project is to develop an open-source artificial intelligence (AI) tool that integrates multi-stream data to support the diagnosis and triaging for COVID-19. This tool will be used to optimise COVID-19 management in hospitals, thus saving lives and better managing hospital resources.

Duties include developing collaborative research objectives and defining individual project work streams. The role holder will be expected to plan and manage their own research and administration, with guidance if required, and to assist in the preparation of proposals and applications to external bodies. You must be able to communicate material of a technical nature and be able to build internal and external contacts. You may be asked to assist in the supervision of student projects, the development of student research skills, provide instruction and plan/deliver seminars and presentations relating to the research area.

Further details about the collaboration, the roles, and information about how to apply can be found here -

Organization University of Cambridge
Location Cambridge
Title Research Associate
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