Postdoctoral Research Associate Grade 7

University of Liverpool

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) to work within HDR UK¿s Driver Programme entitled, `Medicines in Acute and Chronic Care¿. This five-year Programme requires a PDRA with expertise in health data, data science, statistical modelling and/ or artificial intelligence. This position is based at the University of Liverpool and is 1 of 5 PDRA¿s based at Universities in the North of England, South-West of England, the Midlands, Wales and Scotland. The PDRA¿s will work collaboratively across centres as part of a vibrant data science and clinical community, focused on delivering innovative solutions to medicines management.

This post is part of Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed¿s Research Group, a multi-disciplinary team of clinical, data and discovery scientists working in the field of Medicine within the Institute of Systems, Molecular and Integrative Biology within the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

This post will help develop and test novel tools using electronic health data from various data assets. The candidate will work alongside other data scientists, statisticians, clinicians, pharmacists, nurses and patients and will be part of a multi-disciplinary team; building, testing and deploying these tools.   You should have a PhD in mathematics, computer science, data science or other relevant areas (or other equivalent qualification)

Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed is the co-lead of this study at the University of Liverpool which is funded by Health Data Research UK  until 31 March 2028. 

The University has the right to close the vacancy early if it is deemed that there have been enough applications received 

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