Research Fellow in Health data science for cancer early detection

Published: 18 May 2020
Closing date: 18 June 2020
Salary: £35,965 - £38,993

This is an exciting opportunity for a health data scientist with skills and experience in large-scale data management, governance, mathematical modelling, and in collaborative working with multidisciplinary, multi-institutional, and international teams to enhance research in cancer early detection.

The job involves (in compliance with GDPR principles) accessing and linking routine health and administrative datasets to UCL early detection cohort studies; data curation; leading and assisting with a variety of projects at or involving UCL with data driven modeling, statistical analysis and data visualisation; and working with the regulatory bodies, NHS organisations, and the members and partners of the International Alliance for Cancer Early Detection (ACED).

Senior Research Associate

Published: 22 May 2020
Closing date: 28 June 2020
Salary: £41,526 - £52,559

The Early Detection Programme is seeking to appoint a Senior Research Associate in Biostatistics and Clinical Trials to join the Cambridge ACED Member Centre. The Senior Research Associate in Biostatistics and Clinical Trials will provide statistical support for all aspects of the design, implementation, analysis and dissemination of results of ACED Clinic Cambridge studies. Leadership of relevant ACED initiatives and collaboration across the Alliance Centres is a key part of this role, and the post-holder is expected to have the ability to influence collaborators on issues of study design, statistical methods and interpretation of results. The post-holder will play a leadership role in developing novel statistical approaches and methodologies appropriate for the evaluation of novel early detection tests. Finally, it is expected from the post-holder to develop and deliver their own research projects while developing external networks in view of building new relationships for future research programmes.