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Open PhD student position in Applied Mathematics: Autonomous Decision Making in Automated Cell Profiling for Drug Discovery Applications

22 Feb, 2021

There is now an opportunity to apply for a PhD position in Applied Mathematics with a project from our group with the title: “Autonomous Decision Making in Automated Cell Profiling for Drug Discovery Applications”. The PhD student will also join CIM’s graduate school in interdisciplinary mathematics, including seminars, and workshops. They will be required to take at least 30hp (6 months full time study) PhD courses in mathematics, modelling, statistics, scientific computing, offered by e.g. Department of Mathematics and Department of Information Technology.

The specific project description is linked from CIM Website.


The applicant should have a solid background in applied mathematics, AI/ML, bioinformatics or a related field. The applicant should have excellent analytical skills, possess curiosity and creativity. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are required. The applicant should be highly collegial, and be able to work well in a team as well as having the ability to work independently.

For applying to the position, submit a full application to the following position where you state that you would like to apply to our project: https://math.uu.se/the-department/vacant-positions/?positionId=381870

Deadline to apply: March 31st, 2021

If you have any questions regarding the project, please contact group leader Ola Spjuth.

Please note: You MUST apply to the position via the form at Uppsala University, do not send any application documents to Ola Spjuth by email.