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RWTH Aachen - Informatik 5

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.

Research Assistant/Associate

Work­ing field:

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
  • Dis­tri­bu­ted Sys­tems
  • Data Dri­ven Medi­cine
  • Open Sci­ence

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.

How to ap­ply:

For further details, please contact
Dr. Oya Beyan
Tel.: +49 (0) 2418021512

Please send your application by May 1, 2019 to
Prof. Dr. Stefan Decker
RWTH Aachen University
Informatik 5
Ahornstr. 55
52074 Aachen

You can also send your application via email to 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.