Head of Data Science | Value for Health CoLAB

Website Value for Health CoLAB

What's the value of your Health?


Key Responsibilities
• Lead the VOH.CoLAB team in the development of digital tools for measuring and analysing health outcomes and costs, tailored to diverse health contexts;
• Lead our growing team in the areas of Health Data and software prototyping;
• Work collaboratively with the whole team to respond to the challenges of Value-based Healthcare;
• Acquire excellent knowledge of health data regulations and requirements;
• Provide internal and external training on data science;
• Contribute to writing research funding applications;
• Coordinate research projects at VOH.CoLAB;
• Streamline the publication of scientific papers from VOH.CoLAB research;
• Supervise interns and masters or doctoral students who contribute to VOH.CoLAB projects;
• Collaborate in partnerships and work with external organisations, national and international. Participate in conferences and seminars.

Qualifications Required
• Academic training at PhD level in Engineering, Mathematics or others related;
• High knowledge in Data Analysis and Artificial Intelligence;
• High programming skills;
• Experience in projects related to data analysis in healthcare;
• Experience with direct collaboration with non-academic companies or organisations;
• Skills to lead projects and research teams. Experience in orientation/ supervision of masters and/ or doctoral students;
• Have a spirit of initiative and autonomy;
• Good teamwork skills and participation in interdisciplinary work;
• Fluent level of Portuguese and English (spoken and written);

Candidates with a foreign degree or diploma must provide proof of recognition of the degree in accordance with Decree-Law No. 66/2018. Any candidate without recognition of the grade(s) will not be admitted to evaluation.

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