Join our growing Core AI and Biomarkers team as a PhD researcher!

Our research group is looking for a new PhD student. We are located in the Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (MTEC) and represent the competence Core AI & Digital Biomarkers, Acoustic and Inflammatory Biomarkers at the Centre for Digital Health Interventions.

PhD position in applied computer science/machine learning

100%, Zurich, fixed-term

Job description
Different from a pure PhD in Computer Science or Mathematics, our work is more applied as we tailor mobile technology and advanced analytics to the specific requirements of the application. We are working on building cutting-edge end-to-end prototype systems for healthcare. Your office is located in the heart of Zurich – most likely Europe’s most compelling place to live. Your work will involve key players and startups in the healthcare sector. You will work with a highly motivated team of young researchers in a very pleasant atmosphere. In the past, the usual length for a PhD degree has been around three and a half years, for which funding is guaranteed. During this time, participation in conferences and voluntary exchange programs are also supported. The salary and general working conditions are internationally highly competitive and according to ETH standards.

Your profile

Ideally, you have a strong analytical background and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Acoustics, Signal Processing, Computer Science or a related field. Also, programming experience is required. Fluency in the English language is highly recommended. Start of employment immediately or by agreement. Candidates will be screened continuously until the position has been filled.

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Questions should be directed to Dr. Filipe Barata: (no applications).

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