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Digital Healthcare Research Degrees

The Institute of Digital Healthcare (IDH) is looking for research students to work on various projects towards a PhD, with background on medicine, healthcare, clinical IT, electronic engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, software engineering and statistics.

Open PhD Positions:

PhD in Bioengineering

We are looking for a highly motivated PhD student who would like to work in an interdisciplinary team on the development of a low-cost endoscopic capsule for the diagnosis of oesophageal cancer. The student should ideally have a background in mechanical engineering even though motivated students from other disciplines, e.g. electrical engineering, will also be considered.

Please contact Dr Jerome Charmet ( for more details.

Prospective students are encouraged to have a look at our current projects on which a number of PhD already do work, as well as at the research interests of our staff at at the IDH people page.

Further information on the application process, funding as well as entry requirements can be found at our parent department's research degrees page.