Under the leadership of our Chief Executive, Professor Paul Workman FMedSci, the ICR is ranked as the UK’s leading academic research centre. Together with our partner The Royal Marsden, we are rated in the top four cancer centres globally.
The ICR is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best minds in the world to join us in our mission – to make the discoveries that defeat cancer.
What Will the Successful Candidate Do?
The successful candidate will lead the development of probabilistic and/or deterministic bioinformatics methodologies for integrative analysis of large data sets consisting of pathological image features and molecular data. He/she will enjoy the highly collaborative nature of this project, work closely with an excellent team of scientists in clinical science, biology and immunology. There are excellent opportunities to learn about latest technologies and travel to conference, excel in coordinating between programming and explore new research areas in medicine.
Applicants must hold a PhD in Computer Science, Systems Biology, Engineering, Ecology or Statistics. Knowledge/experience in pathological image analysis is highly desirable but not essential.
Appointment will be on a Fixed Term Contract for 2 years, with a salary in the range of £29,517 to £42,187 p.a. inclusive dependent on postdoctoral experience. The expected start date is 1st Oct 2016 with flexibility. The successful candidate will be based in Sutton, Surrey.
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- A full CV with a publication List
- Covering letter (addressing with specific examples where you meet the person specification and incl. the names and addresses of two referees)
- Research plan (one to two pages outlining your current research interests and research plans for the next 3 years).