Job Openings (Vacancies)

PhD and Research Assistant positions

  • Independent Research Group Leader
    starting as soon as possible in the following research areas:
  • Research Assistant (f/m/d)
    • Full-time position (salary group E13 TV-L) in the MSCA European Doctoral Network LEMUR (LEarning with MUltiple Representations)
    • Research on representation learning and machine learning on knowledge graphs
    • Development of rapid machine learning techniques for large knowledge graphs with rich semantics expressed in Description Logics (e.g., SROIQ(D))
    • PDF for reference no. 5738 in English


To apply for a PhD position:

  1. Send your request to Simone Auinger (
    Inquiries pertaining to technical positions can be also directed to Michael Röder (
  2. E-mail subject (replace the Job-ID with the reference number of the position): Application for Job-ID.
  3. Please use PDF for attachments.


Excellent candidates are invited to apply with:

  1. Curriculum vitae and copies of degree certificates/transcripts,
  2. Writing samples/copies of relevant scientific papers (e.g. thesis),
  3. A short statement of research and/or technology interest,
  4. Letters of recommendation.

Student Assistant positions

We offer student assistant positions to work with us on research and teaching projects (SHK/WHB with up to 19h/week). Available positions will be listed here.

To apply for one or several assistant positions, please fill our application form .

Additional positions at Paderborn University

Vacancies at Paderborn University and scientific employees at the Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mathematics