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Job Offer: PostDoc Position in Maching Learning on Knowledge Graphs (m/f/d)

 The Data and Web Science Group at University of Mannheim has a job opening at the Chair for Data Science for a PostDoc in the H2020 project Teaming.AI, which explores the cooperation of humans and AIs in Smart Manufacturing settings. For this project, we are looking for a PostDoc to work on the topic of Machine Learning for Knowledge Graphs. The project is to start on January 1st, 2021, with a duration of three years.

Your profile

  • You have a PhD degree in the field of knowledge graphs, ideally in conjunction with machine learning, and experience in the field proven by an academic track record
  • You are familiar with the recent developments in the field (e.g., knowledge graph embedding methods)
  • You want to advance the state of the art and develop new ideas, and contribute to a multi-national cutting edge project
  • You have strong programming skills, either in Java in Python
  • Ideally, you have experience working in larger projects
  • You are fluent in English and have good communication skills (German is not required)

What we offer

  • A large multi-cultural research group with lots of interesting projects and synergies
  • Cutting edge compute infrastructure
  • A nice work environment in the city center of Mannheim


The position will be equipped with a salary according to German public sector payscale E13 (approx 55-60k Euro per year).

The application deadline is September 30th; we plan to conduct job interviews during the first half of October. Please send your application as a single PDF to Ms. Bianca Lermer, including a CV, a list of publications, a letter of motivation, including research plans and interests, and names and contact information of at least two references.