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Data Scientist: Ophthalmic Disease

University College London - Institute of Health Informatics

Location: London
Salary: £35,328 to £42,701 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 12th February 2019
Closes: 6th March 2019
Job Ref: 1790461

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7.

The primary focus of the data scientist is to carry out statistical analyses of large scale electronic health records which lead to substantive new findings relevant to understanding and improving ophthalmic disease services. The post will provide statistical and study design advice and assist with conducting the analysis outlined in detailed research protocols and research funding applications. 

This role is funded until 29 September 2019.

The appointee will draw on the wealth of research excellence and translational experience brought together in UCL Partner organisations. The post-holder will foster the development of a vibrant culture of translational science, and will act as role models for scientists at all stages in their careers. The successful candidates will be expected to leverage the multidisciplinary culture that characterises the Health Data Research UK-London, and for which UCL is also renowned.

UCL vacancy reference: 1790461       

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.

Interested candidates are welcome to contact Prof Paul Taylor ( ) for an informal discussion. If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Giovanna Ceroni (

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: 14 March 2019

UCL Taking Action for Equality

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.

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