Edinburgh Imaging

02 May 19. Job - Research Associate

Research Associate in Healthcare AI.

Job reference: 047792


Post: Research Associate in Healthcare Artificial Intelligence


Salary: University of Edinburgh Grade 7 (£33,199 - £39,609)
Department: School of Engineering


Closing date: 5th June 2019


Applicants can apply here.


Job Details

We are looking for an enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher to join our team and work in close partnership with industry, academic experts in deep learning and clinicians to address the challenges of artificial intelligence in healthcare bridging imaging with non-imaging data.

Areas of particular interest include: disentangled representation and multimodal (imaging and non-imaging data) learning, semi and weekly supervised learning and generative models for handling uncertainty.


The candidate will:

  • Join a dynamic, international team of several postdocs and students working in the area of healthcare and deep learning at the University of Edinburgh - a powerhouse in artificial intelligence, engineering and medicine
  • Contribute in an exciting project where deep learning meets imaging and other healthcare data directly addressing industry and societal needs
  • Collaborate closely with the Edinburgh-based R&D centre of Canon Medical, a conglomerate in medical imaging
  • Interact with several experts in cardiovascular disease from the Centre for Cardiovascular Science and the Edinburgh Imaging Facility QMRI and from the USA and Japan.


This position is fixed term for a period of 36 months from August 2019 (can be extended based on performance).


Application deadline:

Deadline: 5th June 2019

Applicants can apply here.