Visiting scientist

Application for collaborative project with Sano’s Research Team

Give us a chance to meet you

Sano Centre for Computational Medicine is a new International Scientific Foundation located in Kraków, Poland.

Sano aspires to be a major translational scientific institute, operating at the meeting point of academic science, established MedTech industry, and emerging start-up environment, combining the best of these three perspectives.

Sano acts as a core technology and expertise provider for industry, and creator of innovation, developing state-of-the-art solutions for healthcare. Thanks to the substantial funding and excellent European partnership network, Sano will bring a critical mass to this transformational field of research, in order to translate scientific advancements onto clinical practice. Sano’s ambition is to become the Reference Centre for Computational Medicine in Central Europe and build a reputation as a leading institute on a global level.

As a cross-disciplinary institution, Sano uses machine learning/artificial intelligence (ML/AI), large scale computer simulations (HPC), data science, and other computational technologies towards overcoming global challenges in healthcare systems. The research agenda will be executed in close collaboration with Partners in Poland, EU and USA.

We value:

  • Passion – Passion in what we do, engagement in Sano operations, taking responsibility, providing initiative, being happy at work.
  • Innovation – Boldness in articulating and pursuing novel ideas, courage to think outside the box.
  • Integrity – Directness, openness, tolerance and respect. Scientific integrity (we do not cut corners).
  • Diversity – Diversity in backgrounds, cultures and opinions of Sano employees. Promotion of women in STEM.

As our successful candidate you should:

  • The candidate should present a written agenda of the research project that will be done in collaboration with one or more Sano’s Research teams
  • The project must be aligned with Sano’s research agenda when it comes to the topic and go well with the research done by indicated for collaboration research team
  • The result of such a visit should comprise joint publication by the visiting scientist and the hosting research team and if possible conference publication (publication/poster/presentation)
  • The candidate will be interviewed by Sano’s internal team followed by the interview with the International Scientific Committee
  • Interest in pursuing applied research in a multi-disciplinary environment;
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills.

We offer a contract valid for 1 to 6 months to perform onsite in Krakow research project together with one of Sano’s Research Teams. The position is a full-time post during which the visiting scientist will work on the collaborative project for approx. 40 hours per week (100% FTE).
The salary will be paid monthly for the duration of the contract and will be negotiated during the interview depending on the experience of the scientist.

If you feel that this job opportunity is the career that you are looking for, please apply immediately and give Sano a chance to meet you. Please, be informed that Sano will contact only with Candidates fulfilling the formal criteria.

Sano is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritize diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.

Do you recognize yourself in the job profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application.

Applications in .pdf should include:

  •  curriculum vitae
  • a cover letter with an emphasis on your research interests

Apply through Sano recruitment system. If you would like to apply for future openings feel free to send your application to our database.​