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PhD Scholarships in Data Science and Analytics, Canberra, Australia

posted Sep 23, 2016, 12:37 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Sep 23, 2016, 12:37 AM ]
There are three PhD scholarships for undergraduate students who are seeking for an opportunity to pursue an advanced study on the National Health Data.

The scholarship is funded from the ARC-linkage project titled ‘Cohort Discovery and Activity Mining for Policy Impact Prediction’.

Industry Partner: Commonwealth Department of Health
Admin Organisation: University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

1)     Australian Citizen;
2)     First class honours (or master by research) in computer sciences or associated discipline (Second class honours division 1 with exceptional circumstances);
3)     Candidates will be subject to a baseline security clearance (supported by the Department of Health);
4)     Proficient in database management and programming.

Location:  PhD candidates will be working at the Department of Health in Canberra within the Health Analytics Branch for the duration of their candidature.

Key Contact:
Prof Chengqi Zhang & Dr Guodong Long, Centre for Quantum Computation and Intelligent Systems, University of Technology Sydney.

For further information and how to apply: