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The research group Ontologies in Medicine and Life Sciences (Onto-Med) at the Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics, and Epidemiology (IMISE), University of Leipzig, opens a number of positions (50%-100% of TV-L E13) for publicly funded research projects in the field of development of ontologies and its applications in various medical or biomedical fields. The positions start as soon as possible and are – without fixed deadline – open until filled.


The candidate holds a MS degree in Computer Science, Medical Informatics or in a related field and is able to work on both conceptual modeling of domains and practical implementation tasks related to one of the following areas: Ontologies, Semantic web technologies, Semantic technologies in bioinformatics, medical informatics or another application field. Fluent English or German communication are requirements.

How To Apply

Candidates are invited to apply with:

Curriculum vitae and copies of degree certificates, to be send per E-Mail or in written form to:

Prof. Dr. Heinrich Herre

E-Mail Adresse


Institut für Medizinische Informatik, Statistik

und Epidemiologie (IMISE),

Universität Leipzig

Härtelstrasse 16-18

04107 Leipzig