182 PhD, Research and Academic Positions at the University of Cambridge, UK



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The University of Cambridge is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, United Kingdom. Founded in 1209 and granted a royal charter by King Henry III in 1231, Cambridge is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world’s fourth-oldest surviving university


AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for `The Romani Holocaust and its Aftermath: Gendered Perspectives (Faculty of History -The Wiener Holocaust Library)
Office of the School of Arts and Humanities, Cambridge
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for Homeworking in Britain and Beyond, c. 1970 to the present (Faculty of History – Homeworkers Worldwide)
Office of the School of Arts and Humanities, Cambridge
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for Labour and Livelihoods of Disabled People in Britain, c. 1970-2015 (Faculty of History -The British Library)
Office of the School of Arts and Humanities, Cambridge
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for Making British Islam Across Generations (Faculty of Divinity- Everyday Muslim Heritage and Archive Initiative)
Office of the School of Arts and Humanities, Cambridge
AstraZeneca/Pharmacology 4 year PhD studentship x 3
Department of Pharmacology, Cambridge
Cambridge MRC Doctoral Training Programme – PhD Studentships
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
EPSRC DTP Studentship – 3D printed fibre sensors for breath-borne biomarker detection
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – A Bayesian Approach to Reinforcement Learning
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – Developing design creativity: the potential for using engineering computer games
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – Effects of pre-stress in morphing thin bilayers: from structural engineering to 4D printing
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – Future transportation without emissions
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – Hydrogen flames in turbulent flows
Department of Engineering, Cambridge

EPSRC DTP Studentship – New Approaches to State Estimation on Processor Architectures which Track Uncertainty
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC DTP Studentship – Process innovation for advanced sheet metal components
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC FIBE2 CDT PhD studentship with AVEVA and BP: Digitising Industrial Facilities
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC FIBE2 CDT PhD studentship with AVEVA and BP: Prioritising interventions in infrastructure design and operations for lower carbon energy assets
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC FIBE2 CDT PhD studentship with BP: Remote sensing for the monitoring of dynamic behaviours impacting sustainable development
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC FIBE2 CDT PhD studentship with McAuliffe: Engineered waste for sustainable and resilient land regeneration
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC FIBE2 CDT PhD studentship with Trimble: Digitising the Road Network
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EPSRC iCASE studentship: Predicting population level behaviour by single-cell characterisation of genetic devices
Sainsbury Laboratory
Ernest Oppenheimer Studentship (Fixed Term)
Office of the School of the Physical Sciences, Cambridge
ESPRC DTP Studentship – Electroactive membranes for smart drug delivery implants
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
EU Marie-Curie PhD Studentship (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry
Four-year PhD Programme x 3 (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry
Fully-Funded (Home Rate) PhD Studentship (Fixed Term)
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, West Cambridge

Fully-Funded (Home/EU Rate) PhD Studentship (Fixed Term)
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, West Cambridge
LEGO Cambridge PhD Studentship
Faculty of Education
MRes + PhD (4 years) Nanoscience & Nanotechnology x 12 (Fixed Term)
Department of Physics
MRes and PhD Studentships in Stem Cell Biology & Medicine
Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, Cambridge
Ph.D. Studentship (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
PhD in Biomedical Optics: Wearable Spectroscopy for Metabolic Neuroimaging
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
PhD in Machine Learning for Molecules and Materials
Department of Physics
PhD in Physics of Sustainability x 8 (Fixed Term)
Department of Physics
Phd Studentship – Department of Pathology x 7 (Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
PhD Studentship in Optical Brain Imaging for Dementia
Department of Engineering, Cambridge
PhD Studentship on the Accelerate Programme for Scientific Discovery (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
PhD Studentship: Chemical Biology of the Genome and the Epigenome
Department of Chemistry

PhD Studentship: Medial prefrontal cortex brain networks implicated in hallucinations
Department of Psychology
Studentships to join UKRI CDT in the Application of Artificial Intelligence to the study of Environmental Risks
Department of Earth Sciences
UKRI funded PhD studentships in Biostatistics
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge
Universities of Cambridge and East Anglia and Wellcome Sanger Institute Wellcome PhD Programme for Clinicians
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
Wellcome Trust Doctoral Studentship
Department of History and Philosophy of Science
Clinical Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
David Sainsbury Research Career Development Fellowship
Sainsbury Laboratory
Group Leader in Stem Cell Science (Fixed Term)
Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, Cambridge
Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellows – Biophysics and Geophysics (Fixed Term)
Department of Earth Sciences, School of Physical Sciences
Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in the Biological Sciences (Four Posts)
Academic Division
Herchel Smith Research Fellow (Fixed Term)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Herchel Smith Research Fellow in Organic/Biological Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
Oppenheimer Research Fellow (Fixed Term)
Office of the School of the Physical Sciences, Cambridge

Post-doctoral Research Associate (cell-free DNA methylation assay development) (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Post-doctoral Research Associate (TCR-Sequencing assay development) (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Post-doctoral Research Associate – Circuit Neuroscience Research Group
Department of Zoology
Post-doctoral research associate in structure and geochemistry of metastable carbonate minerals (Fixed Term)
Department of Earth Sciences
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Statistics (Fixed Term)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Principal Research Associate, Executive Director Minderoo Centre for Technology and Democracy (fixed term)
Centre for Research in Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, Cambridge
Research Assistant (Bioinformatician) (Fixed Term)
Wellcome MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute and the Department of Haematology, Cambridge
Research Assistant (fixed term), evaluating retail impacts of planning policy to regulate takeaway food outlets for improved health in England
Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) & MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge

Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
Research Assistant (Maternity Cover)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Research Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Haematology, Cambridge
Research Assistant – Advanced imaging in Parkinson disease (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Assistant – Stable Isotope Laboratory (Fixed Term)
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge
Research Assistant – Understanding Medical Black Boxes Project (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence, Cambridge
Research Assistant in Global Challenges (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
Research Assistant in Neural Electronics (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term) – Epoxidation of ethylene for sterilisation of medical equipment
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Physics, West Cambridge
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
Research Assistant/Associate – ATI Systems (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, CAMBRIDGE

Research Assistant/Associate in Affective Data Analysis and System Integration (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
Research Assistant/Associate in Archaeobotany (Fixed term)
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Research Assistant/Associate in Computational and Evolutionary Archaeology (Fixed Term)
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Research Assistant/Associate in Concrete Structures (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Research Assistant/Associate in Corpus Linguistics (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
Research Assistant/Associate in Holographic Additive Manufacturing (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Research Assistant/Associate in Multi-Fidelity Model Development (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate in Photonic Devices and Optics (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate in Spoken Language Processing (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate in Systems and Control (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate in the experimental mechanics of liquid crystal elastomers and glasses (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate in the theoretical and computational mechanics of liquid crystal elastomers and glasses (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Research Assistant/Associate x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Physics
Research Assistant/Associate x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychology
Research Assistant/Research Associate* – Bioinformatician/Genetic Statistician/Genetic Epidemiologist (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit
Research Associate (Computational) (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Research Associate (fixed term) – evaluating retail impacts of planning policy to regulate takeaway food outlets for improved health in England.
Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) & MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term) – Metabolomics
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Faculty of Education
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Milner Therapeutics Institute, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Milner Therapeutics Institute, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Cancer Unit, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed term)
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
Research Associate (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Research Associate – Adsorbent Synthesis (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associate – Bioelectronics Systems Technology Group (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Research Associate – Bioinformatic Analysis x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associate – Evolutionary Genomics (Fixed Term)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
Research Associate – Genetic interrogation of the ubiquitin-proteasome system (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Associate – Research Associate – Super-resolution Imaging in Human brain x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associate – Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associate /Junior Research Fellow in Public Health Nutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa (Fixed Term)
University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, Cambridge
Research Associate in Computational Chem Eng (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Research Associate in Integrated Photonics of Graphene and Related Materials (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Cambridge Graphene Centre, West Cambridge
Research Associate in Medical Statistics (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
Research Associate in Natural Language Processing – Automated Understanding and Alerting of Disease Outbreaks from Global News Media (fixed term)
Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics, Cambridge
Research Associate in Population Health Interventions (Fixed Term)
MRC Epidemiology Unit
Research Associate in Probability (Fixed Term)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Research Associate in Theoretical Physics x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Research Associate/Senior Research Associate in Cosmology x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Research Associate/Senior Research Associate* in Health Economics (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, The Primary Care Unit
Research Associate: Theoretical chemistry of solid-liquid interfaces (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemistry
Research Associates in Laboratory Modelling of airborne spread of COVID-19 (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Research Associates in Lattice Gauge Theory and Quantum Field Theory (Two Posts, Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Research Associates in Number Theory and/or Representation Theory (Fixed Term)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Research Nurse (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Research Nurse (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
Research Nurse (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Wellcome MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute and the Department of Haematology, Cambridge
Research Nurse (Part Time, Maternity Cover)
Department of Oncology
Research Radiographer (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
Reserch Assistant (Fixed Term)
MRC Cancer Unit, Cambridge
Senior Research Associate (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
Senior Research Associate in Behavioural Epidemiology
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge
Senior Research Associate in Low Energy Road Freight Transport (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
Clinical Course Year Coordinator (Year 5) (Part Time / Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
Practical Procedures Lead (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
Two University Lecturers
Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge
Unestablished Lecturer in Development Studies x 3 (Fixed Term)
Development Studies
Unestablished Lecturer in International Politics and History (3 year fixed term)
Department of Politics and International Studies
Unestablished Lecturer in Political Theory (3 year fixed term)
Department of Politics and International Studies
University Lecturer in 19th-Century Russian Literature and Culture (Fixed Term)
Department of Slavonic Studies, Cambridge
University Lecturer in Chinese Language and Linguistics
Department of East Asian Studies, Cambridge
University Lecturer in Colonial Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies
Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Cambridge
University Lecturer in Music and Science
Faculty of Music, Cambridge
University Lectureship in International Relations
Department of Politics and International Studies
University Lectureship in Post-1900 Anglophone Literature and Culture
Faculty of English, Cambridge
University Lectureship in Postcolonial Literature
Faculty of English, Cambridge
University Lectureship in the Political Economy of Development
Development Studies
ACAM Project Manager (Part-Time)
Department of Engineering
AI4ER CDT Programme Manager (Fixed Term)
Department of Earth Sciences
Associate Director (Business and Operations CCAF) – Fixed Term
Judge Business School, Cambridge
Centre Manager (Centre for Endowment Asset Management) [Fixed Term]
Judge Business School
Clinical Veterinarian in Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site
Communications Designer (Part Time)
Office of External Affairs and Communications, Cambridge
Communications Manager (Cambridge Conservation Initiative) [Fixed Term]
Judge Business School
Communications Manager, Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance – (Fixed Term)
Judge Business School, Central Cambridge
Course Co-Leader – AI Ethics and Society (x2 roles – Part Time 0.5 FTE, Fixed Term)
Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley, Cambridge
Digital Media Manager
Judge Business School
Graduate Training Programme Co-ordinator (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
Head of Tax
Finance Division, Cambridge
IT Technical Specialist [Internal Candidates Only]
University Information Services
Junior Clinical Veterinarian in Small Animal Cardiology (Service Intern)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site
MTI Digital Communications Manager (Fixed Term)
Milner Therapeutics Institute, Cambridge
NLP Data Scientist (Fixed Term)
Department of Haematology – Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group, Cambridge
Programme Manager – EnterpriseTECH (Fixed Term)
Judge Business School, Central Cambridge
Project Manager (CEC) (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Judge Business School, Central Cambridge
Project Manager, Cambridge Centre for AI in Medicine (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Rare Disease RNA Phenotyping Project Manager (Fixed Term)
Department of Haematology – NIHR BioResource for Translational Research, Cambridge
Scientific Associate (Laboratory Technician) / Senior Scientific Associate (Laboratory Manager) (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Senior Data Manager
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge
Senior Research Software Engineer for CHERI and Arm Morello (Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
Senior Software Developer
University Information Services
TAPAS Network Manager (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Teaching Associate (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Faculty of Education

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