Research Fellow in AI and African Swine Fever

University of Surrey

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Comparative Biomedical Sciences
Location:  Guildford

per annum pro rata (0.32 FTE)
Fixed Term to 31st July 2024.
Post Type:  Part Time
Closing Date: 
23.59 hours GMT on Tuesday 14 November 2023
Interview Date: 
Thursday 16 November 2023
Reference:  059323

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research. 

We are ambitious and have a bold vision of what we want to achieve – shaping ourselves into one of the best universities in the world, which we are achieving through the talents and endeavour of every employee.  

Our culture empowers people to achieve this aim and to collectively, and individually, make a real difference.  

The role

You will be working in a multidisciplinary team in collaboration with scientist from University of Surrey and Pirbright. 

The role requires to develop a novel AI tool to automatically search the literature and public repositories for occurrence of African Swine fever and relevant environmental variables.

About you

You’ll need to have;

  • A PhD in a relevant discipline such as Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering.
  • A good understanding of mathematical biology.
  • Good understanding of systematic review. 
  • AI skills and experience in searching database (e.g, from systematic reviews, systematic evidence map, etc.).

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

The role is available on a fixed term basis to 31st July 2024.

Interview Thursday 16th November 2023 

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In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate , flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.

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