Four year fully funded PhD Studentship in partnership with Experian
We are recruiting a PhD student to carry out research in partnership with Experian with a focus on data science. Candidates are expected to have a background in Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Social Science, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Economics. Candidates with backgrounds in other STEM subjects will also be considered if they can demonstrate capabilities in data analytics.
Candidates must have an excellent first degree and an enthusiasm for trans-disciplinary research. The studentship is only available to UK/Home and EU students resident in the UK for a minimum of 3 years.
Potential themes/approaches suggested by Experian:
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We have 16,500 people operating across 39 countries and everyday we’re investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help all our clients maximise every opportunity. We are listed on the London Stock Exchange(EXPN) and are a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.