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The University of Liverpool are seeking an outstanding individual to increase the profile and effectiveness of research in health informatics. The post will be a Chair configured as a Professorship at the University.

The purpose of this position is to deliver an internationally competitive programme of academic leadership, high-quality Health Informatics research and research-led education. The successful candidate will lead and contribute to several programmes of research and provide input to its teaching.

They will collaborate with the MRC Health eResearch Centre (HeRC) and the Farr Institute, but will also be encouraged to to develop a critical mass of research within their own research group, and through collaborations locally, to allow Liverpool to become recognized a key player in this increasingly important area of research nationally and internationally.  Given the strengths within Liverpool, they will particularly welcome applications from individuals with an interest and/or experience in personalized health (or precision medicine) research, which is a University wide theme.

The University of Liverpool is an Alliance Partner of the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), Clinical Research Network (CRN) and National Coordinating Centre and is one of the UK’s leading research-led institutions.

How to Apply:

Enquiries or applications can be made, in confidence, to Ann-Maree Chadwick on +44 7408 954501 or email

Applications for this position close on 20th December 2017.

Download the Professor of Health Informatics Information Pack here