Postdoctoral Research Associate Grade 7

University of Liverpool - Eye and Vision Science

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease

Location: University Campus

Salary: Depending on qualifications and experience, Range: 33,518 pa

Informal enquiries to Dr Yalin Zheng on 0151 794 9055, email:

Shortlisting and interview arrangements are the responsibility of the recruiting Department. Please contact Caroline Gaunt on 0151 794 9005, email: for enquiries after the closing date

You will be required to undertake research in the development of machine learning software solutions for the automatic diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy based on retinal images. You should have a PhD in a relevant scientific discipline, (computer science, electrical engineering and mathematics). Relevant knowledge and practical experience of deep learning and image processing is essential. You should have excellent communication skills (verbal and in writing) and time management skills and the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team. You will work closely with colleagues in the University, clinicians at St. Paul’s Eye Unit in The Royal Liverpool University Hospital, industry partner, public and patient support groups, and also project partners in Peking University in China. You should have a PhD in areas relevant to this post (e.g. computer science, electrical engineering, and mathematics etc.). The post is available until 31 January 2021.

Closing Date: 14 June 2018 23:30

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