The Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine at Aalborg University has a position as Postdoc in data science, appointment from 1 November 2020, or soon hereafter. The position is available for a period of 3 years, with the possibility of extension for one year.

About the position:
  • Establishment of an integrative data lake in a super computing environment where the obtained data of PREDICT can successively be integrated.
  • Participation in the development of predictive algorithms for personalized medicine in inflammatory bowel disease, based on the integrated data.
  • Development of a scalable, national, web-based platform for personalized medicine in inflammatory bowel disease.


  • Applicant must hold PhD in Data Science, Computer Science, or a closely related field.
  • Experience with SQL databases and modern data base technologies such as Hadoop and graph data bases; data management of heterogeneous datasets; in programming e.g. C++, Python, or R.
  • Knowledge of back- and front-end web development.
  • Experience with biostatistics and bioinformatics is a plus.
  • Applicant must possess excellent writing and communication skills in English with good scientific vocabulary.


Apply online and the application must contain the following:

  • A motivated text wherein the reasons for applying, qualifications in relation to the position, and intentions and visions for the position are stated.
  • Current CV
  • Copies of relevant diplomas (Master of Science and PhD).
  • Scientific qualifications. A complete list of publications must be attached with an indication of the works the applicant wishes to be considered (attach up to 5 publications).
  • Dissemination qualifications, including participation on committees or boards, participation in organisations and the like.
  • Additional qualifications in relation to the position. References/recommendations.
  • Personal data.
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Organization Aalborg University
Country Denmark
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Subject areas Computer Science, Data Science
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 16/08/2020

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