Lectures and seminars Careers beyond academia - Perspectives from a Senior Data Scientist

29-09-2022 12:00 am - 1:00 pm Add to iCal
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No idea where or how to start your career beyond academia?
In this webinar, a Senior Data Scientist will give insights into her career journey in the industry and her daily life at AstraZeneca. She will also provide tips and tricks for growing your career and show opportunities to start in AstraZeneca.


Target group

Students (PhD, MSc, BSc) 

About the speaker

Dr. Vigneshwari Subramanian is currently a senior data scientist in the Computational Toxicology group, AstraZeneca(Sweden). In her current role, she focuses on developing machine learning models, related to various ADME and safety-related end points. Vigneshwari is a Bioinformatician by training with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Bioinformatics from Sastra deemed university (India) and University of Helsinki (Finland), respectively. Following her Masters, she pursued a PhD in Computational Drug Discovery and her doctoral thesis work was a joint collaborative project between University of Helsinki and Orion pharma(Finland). Having a background in both Bioinformatics and Chemoinformatics, she has expertise in applying various computational approaches to several drug discovery projects both in academia and industry. Apart from research, Vigneshwari is also actively involved in several Mentoring programs, some of which include AstraZeneca’s campus ambassador program, New York Academy’s 1000 girls 1000 futures program and Freedom Employability Academy’s career guidance mentoring sessions.


KI Career Service and AstraZeneca’s campus ambassador program


Registration is required.