Background

The MRC Harwell Institute and Oxford Big Data Institute (BDI), University of Oxford, are offering two PhD studentships for collaborative projects between the two institutes. The students will benefit from being located at the BDI, while spending two days per week at the MRC Harwell Institute and will be jointly supervised by a supervisor from each institution. 

The MRC Harwell Institute is a world leader in large scale functional studies, including the International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC) and is the NIH funded Data Coordination Centre for the IMPC, collecting and analysing data from 10 centres around the world. The BDI is a major international institute established to focus on the collection, integration and analysis of biomedical big data.

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Supervisors

Chris Holmes

Professors of Biostatistics in Genomics and Group Head / Principal Investigator

Chris Holmes

Cecilia Lindgren

Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies and Senior Group Leader

Cecilia Lindgren