Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Regulatory Data Science


Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.

Closing date

Sep 06, 2019 12:00PM


We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Assistant in regulatory data science to join the Oxford Natural Interactions (NIL) research group at the Department of Engineering Science. The post is fixed-term until 31 March 2020 (with the possibility of an extension)

The postholder will investigate how innovators navigate the medical device regulations and how the process to obtain regulatory approval can be made more efficient. In addition, develop range of different analytics (e.g. text mining) to optimise the navigation through the digital tool developed in the lab.

You should possess a PhD/DPhil (or be near completion) with proven understanding of legal frameworks and data science. The ideal candidate has worked in multidisciplinary team and with different stakeholders.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Jeroen Bergmann, Associate Professor in Engineering Science (

You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

Only online applications received before 12.00 midday on 6 September 2019 can be considered.

The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

Contact name

Professor Jeroen Bergmann

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