6 PhD Scholarships: Center for Basic Machine Learning Research in Life Science (MLLS) 452 views

The Center for Basic Machine Learning Research in Life Science (MLLS) gathers machine learning researchers from the Departments of Biology and Computer Science, University of Copenhagen (UCPH) and DTU Compute, the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). It is funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation (NNF) through their Data Science Initiative. The Center is inviting applications for six PhD scholarships. The PhD scholarships are commencing 1 May 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Project description
  1. Informative identifiable geometric representations
  2. Structured encoder-decoder models for biological data
  3. Topology-aware models
  4. Interpretable generative and predictive models
  5. Representation learning for biological sequences
  6. Predictive models for network data
  7. Deep generative models for structured and heterogeneous data
  8. Uncertainty in predictive models
  9. Uncertainty and robustness in generative modeling


  • Applicant must hold master’s degree should preferably be in computational science and engineering (CSE), computer science, statistics, pure/applied mathematics, physics, bioinformatics or equivalent academic qualifications.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who are excited about basic research, have an interest in the mathematical foundations of machine learning and have experience with mathematical modelling and the programming and tools (e.g., PyTorch/TensorFlow) needed to apply these models to real data.
  • Applicant must possess good command of the English language.


Apply online and include the following:

  • Cover Letter, stating which PhD project(s) he/she is applying for and detailing motivation and background for applying for the specific PhD project.
  • CV
  • Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc)
  • Acceptance Letter for the relevant MSc Programme at SCIENCE, if any
  • Other information for consideration, e.g. list of publications (if any)
  • 1-3 reference letters (if any)
  • Include a link to an example of a technical text candidate has written in English such as a report prepared for a course, your BSc or MSc thesis, a consulting project, or a scientific article that is in preparation or has been published with peer review.
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization University of Copenhagen
Country Denmark
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas

Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), Computer Science, Statistics, Pure/Applied Mathematics, Physics, Bioinformatics

Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 25 February 2021

Company Information
  • Total Jobs 66 Jobs
  • Address Denmark
Connect with us

Faculty positions, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IITM)

Faculty positions in Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IITM) Kamand Campus: IIT Mandi invites applications for faculty positions at the

Degree & Diploma Programs: Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Integrated Degree & Diploma Programs at Tata Institute of Social Sciences – SVE  Tata Institute of Social Sciences – SVE

Study Programs: University of Nottingham, Malaysia

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus: Degree courses at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Departments / Areas: The campus

19 PhD Programs at EPFL, Switzerland

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is ranked amongst the best research institutes and offers doctoral students optimal infrastructures and support to carry

25 PhD, Postdoc Positions: University of Bern

25 Ph.D., Postdoc Positions: University of Bern Position 1: Bioinformatician/Computational Biologist 100% Interfaculty Bioinformatics Unit Position 2: Post-doc position, 50% (2 years,

Duke University Fellowship Programs: MBA, MHA

Duke University Health System Fellowship Programs: The Duke University Health System Fellowship Programs are invited to candidates with an MHA, MBA,

02 PhD positions: Occurrence and fate of micro- and Nanoplastics in arable soils

The Soil Science Group of the Institute of Geography, University of Bern is inviting applications for two PhD positions about

Postdoctoral Position in Maths/Immunology/Cell Biology

University of British Columbia (UBC) is offering a joint postdoctoral position with Dr. Mike Gold (Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology)

5 PhD scholarships: Center for Basic Machine Learning Research in Life Science

The Center for Basic Machine Learning Research in Life Science (MLLS) at the University of Copenhagen and the Technical University

25 Postdoctoral positions: ETH Zurich

25 postdoctoral positions: ETH Zurich Position 1: Postdoc position: Conceptual process design of polyurethane recycling Energy and Process Systems Engineering

Subscribe by email

Subscribe by Telegram