Post-Doctoral Researcher – AICRI project, Dublin, Ireland

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Post-Doctoral Researcher – AICRI project: Technological University Dublin invites applications for a Post-Doctoral Researcher position in the School of Physics, Clinical & Optometric Sciences. This fixed-term position, with initial funding available for up to 5 years, offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the All Island Cancer Research Institute (AICRI) project, focusing on liquid biopsies for cancer diagnosis and prognosis using vibrational spectroscopy and machine learning techniques.

Post-Doctoral Researcher – AICRI project – School of Physics, Clinical & Optometric Sciences

Designation: Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research Area: Medical sciences » Cancer research

Location: Dublin, Ireland


  • PhD or equivalent in Physical or Life Sciences
  • Research profile and publication record within the subject area
  • Knowledge and experience of Raman and Infrared spectroscopic techniques
  • Experience with multivariate statistical analysis techniques
  • Desirable: Experience with handling and working with patient samples

Job Description:
As a Post-Doctoral Researcher, you will collaborate on the AICRI project, developing methodologies for cancer diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment outcome prediction using vibrational spectroscopy and machine learning. Working within an interdisciplinary team, you will conduct research, liaise with collaborators at other institutions, and contribute to the All-Ireland Cancer Liquid Biopsies Consortium (CLuB).

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Investigate vibrational spectroscopy-based methodologies for liquid biopsies
  • Develop machine learning algorithms for cancer diagnosis and prognosis
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams and external collaborators
  • Conduct independent research and publish findings in peer-reviewed journals

How to Apply:
To apply for this position, visit the TU Dublin website and submit the following documents:

  • A cover letter
  • A full CV with contact details
  • 2 reference letters or referee contacts

Last Date for Apply:
The application deadline is 19 April 2024 at 17:00 (Europe/Dublin) timezone. Late applications will not be accepted.

For further information and to apply online, visit the TU Dublin vacancies page: TU Dublin Vacancies

Contact Information:

Technological University Dublin is an equal opportunities employer.



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