Research Fellow in Health Informatics

King's College London - Department of Biostatistics & Health Informatics

This post will a fixed-term contract until 31 March 2022

Do you like big data, Natural Language Processing, and graph modelling? We have an exciting opportunity to contribute to development of our portfolio of clinical and health informatics platforms.

Our research sits within, and benefits from, the leading programme of clinical, health and bioinformatics at the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust & King’s College London, with access to linked Electronic Health Records, BioResource, mHealth and imaging datasets. This work forms a key component of both the Centre for Translational Informatics ( and recently awarded Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) London site.

The Maudsley BRC has developed multiple platforms for the analysis of data derived from Electronic Health Records, namely the Clinical Record Interactive Search (CRIS) and the CogStack ecosystem, currently being deployed to multiple hospitals for near real-time analytics for direct patient care, streamlining services and research (

The role will contribute to advances we have made through the EU KConnect project in deploying semantic annotation and search capability (SemEHR) as part of the CogStack Informatics Ecosystem and focus on extending the functionality and generating data driven knowledge and novel interventions (

The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact: Professor Richard Dobson on

To apply, please download a new application from the advert to complete and re-upload. Please do not use an old version of the application form as they are specific to the post, and only applicants who have completed the correct form will be considered.

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