Do you want to bring machine learning to health and be at the forefront of data science in medicine?
RWTH Aachen University is a top-ranked technical university with a strong computer science research focus. We are part of the Medical Informatics Initiative projects and work on creating a cross-organisational exchange of health data for research and patient care. Your research will focus on novel methods for reusing data and exchanging data analytics algorithms between healthcare professionals and researchers to enable data-driven use cases such as personalized therapies, phenotyping, or diagnosing rare diseases.
o you see the potential of techniques like distributed machine learning in health care?
Are you ready for shaping the future of medicine? Apply and be part of the top research and innovation team.
We offer a fully funded staff position at RWTH University with the possibility to write a dissertation in a collaborative research environment across discipline borders, focusing on topics of data science in the following areas:
Semantic interoperability and data reusability
Data Driven Medicine
Though your work, you will advance in data science workflows, containerization technologies, healthcare interoperability standards and contribute to the teaching of the department.
You graduated an M.Sc. in computer science, mathematics, engineering, physics or related quantitative sciences (e .g. bioinformatics or medical informatics) with outstanding grades
You are highly motivated to conduct research in the aforementioned fields and contribute to the teaching offer of the chair
What we offer:
The position is 3 years and is to be filled by June 1, 2019. The position is limited to 3 years with the possibility of prolongation. This is a full-time position.
The successful candidate has the opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree.
The salary corresponds to level E13 TV-L.
RWTH Aachen University is certified as a "Family-Friendly University". We particularly welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled persons and ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and appointments will be made on merit.
Please send your application by May 1, 2019 to
Prof. Dr. Stefan Decker
RWTH Aachen University
You can also send your application via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, however, that communication via unencrypted e-mail poses a threat to confidentiality as it is potentially vulnerable to unauthorized access by third parties.