National Heart Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd

Research Fellow/Associate (Ref:NHCS/RF/ZLLB) [CVS.AI]

Job Category:  Research
Posting Date:  31 Jan 2024
We present an opportunity to contribute in the research arm of a world-class institution (Newsweek Top 50 Cardiac Hospitals). Cardiovascular disease is the world’s no.1 killer. The Cardiovascular Systems Imaging and Artificial Intelligence (CVS.AI) is conducting leading research to harness Artificial Intelligence (AI) to solve the world’s largest health problem. We conduct in-depth assessments of cardiovascular disease amongst at-risk populations in Singapore and internationally to uncover new knowledge of complex patterns of cardiovascular disease. We are seeking a highly motivated research team member with an interest in cardiac imaging, risk prediction and AI. There will be lots of opportunities for collaboration with world-renowned researchers on a national and international level.

You will be part of the CVS.AI team reporting to the Principal Investigator. The team will work with local and global research institutions, and multiple industry partners. You are responsible for the progress of the research projects assigned under your care, guiding the development of AI algorithms to answer meaningful clinical and research questions, and are expected to demonstrate research expertise and capability, such as in the area of cardiac CT imaging. You will assist the Principal Investigator to lead and supervise junior researchers and be involved in research collaborations. The selected candidate will be offered employment on 2-year renewable contractual terms.

Requirements:
  • Medical Degree or PhD in Medicine, Biology, Life Sciences, Computer Science or its equivalent
  • Experience in biological/life sciences, biomedical engineering, AI or related research field is preferred
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team setting
  • Good organisational skills