Do you want to bring artificial intelligence (AI) and data science to the forefront of health research? The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology is a top-ranked computer science university and Helmholtz research center. The German Cancer Research Center is the largest biomedical research institution in Germany with leading research in health data sciences. The Heidelberg University is the oldest university in Germany with a leading university clinic and excellent track record in scientific computing. These three top institutions joined to tackle this thrilling area by providing a unique doctoral program.
Apply if you can see the potential of techniques like deep learning in the health sector, and if you feel ready for shaping the future of our well-being. We offer projects in a collaborative research environment across discipline borders, focusing on topics in the following data science areas:
We are looking for excellent graduates holding master degrees, received by July 2019 at the latest in computer science, mathematics, engineering, physics or related quantitative sciences (e .g. bioinformatics or medical informatics).
Apply by February 17, 2019 (application procedure described at www.hidss4health.de, please contact [email protected] for further information). Successful candidates will start their scientific work between May and September 2019.
The position is limited to 3 years with the possibility of prolongation.
For further information please contact:
Dr. Klaus Maier-Hein, phone +49 6221 42-2354.
The German Cancer Research Center, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and Heidelberg University are committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and encourages female applicants to apply. Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.
To apply for the position please visit www.hidss4health.de.
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