APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: November 28th
We are seeking to recruit outstanding health data scientist(s) and epidemiologist(s) to establish independent groups at the Human Technopole Foundation (HT) Health Data Science Centre.
HT is a new interdisciplinary research institute, created and supported by the Italian government, whose aim is to develop innovative strategies to promote human health and aging through a multidisciplinary and integrated approach, combining genomics, computational and structural biology and neuroscience, as well as data and decisions sciences.
The Health Data Science Centre at HT has been planned in partnership with Politecnico di Milano and will develop several lines of research, with the aim to help deliver a step-change in health data science in Italy. The Centre’s mission is to systematically generate, mobilise, and harvest “big data” allowing agnostic and dynamic collection of information, to deliver a new class of research that will enable a better understanding of the clinical, molecular, behavioural and environmental determinants of non-communicable diseases, for both patient and public benefit.
You will be expected to develop independent programmes of research, as well as to collaborate in exciting existing initiatives and studies. Your key responsibilities will include:
Please apply online sending a CV, a motivation letter, a project description and providing contacts for 3 to 4 potential referees.
The project description should be a maximum of 8 pages long and include both a short description of current and future research in the group in the context of HT.
Questions concerning the role and any queries regarding the terms and conditions should be sent to Professor Emanuele Di Angelantonio (email@example.com), Head of the Centre for Health Data Science at Human Technopole.
HT offers a highly collaborative, international culture to foster top quality, interdisciplinary research by promoting a vibrant environment consisting of independent research groups with access to outstanding graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and core facilities.
HT is an inclusive employer that fosters diversity and engages systematically to ensure that equal employment opportunities are provided without regard to age, race, creed, religion, sex, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.
HT is offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to a leading, internationally competitive, research organisation that promotes a collegial and open atmosphere. The compensation package granted will be internationally competitive and comprise pension scheme, medical and other social benefits and support for relocation and installation.
Candidates coming to Italy for the first time, or returning after residing abroad, benefit from very attractive income tax benefits.