The Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology – Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) (www.tib.eu/en/) (in Hannover, Germany) – Program Area C, Research and Development, invites applications for a position of a

Postdoctoral Researcher (m / f)

to work in the Visual Analytics Research Group (Prof. Dr. Ewerth, https://www.tib.eu/en/research-development/visual-analytics/) as soon as possible. The position is initially limited to two years, with the aim of continuing employment. The working time is 100% of the regular weekly working time (39.8 hours/week), The position is generally suitable for part-time work.

● Research and development of methods for the development, search and exploration of large textual and multimedia databases in a scientific context

● Support the coordination of the training programme of the European doctoral network CLEOPATRA (EU – Marie Curie Innovative Training Network)

● Participation in the preparation of applications for third-party funding

● Preparation of scientific publications

● Co-supervision of doctoral students

● Design and development of software solutions for innovative library services

● Own further scientific qualification with the perspective of leading your own junior research group


Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology


· Successfully completed university degree (Master’s or equivalent) in computer science or a related field of study and a very good doctorate/PhD

· Very good expertise in one or more of these areas: Visual Analytics / Information Visualization, Natural Language Processing, Multimedia Computing, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Engineering, Knowledge Graphs, and Related Areas

· Active publication activities and acquisition of third-party fund s

· Above-average commitment, solution orientation, initiative and ability to work in a team, independent and structured way of working

· Excellent communication competence

· Very good knowledge of written and spoken English; Knowledge of German is an advantage, but not necessary

Educational level:

Master Degree

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