At the Hasso-Plattner-Institute (HPI) the research group Digital Health of Prof. Dr. Erwin Böttinger
(Chair in Digital Health and Personalized Medicine), is seeking to fill a position for

Doctoral Student /
Postdoctoral Researcher (m/f)

with emphasis on Personalized Medicine and Solutions for
Next-Generation Healthcare

The Digital Health Center of the HPI is seeking a highly-motivated individual with proven track records of excellence, who aspire to create next-generation healthcare solutions embracing cloud-based, person-centric health
data management, artificial intelligence and telemedicine.

The successful applicant will work with internationally-recognized teams based in Germany (Berlin - Potsdam), with extensive collaborations in the U.S. (New York City), and should have a demonstrated interest and record
of achievement in the following area of research.

Area of Work
Machine learning/deep learning: developing innovative methods for diagnosing health problems/predicting health outcomes in high-dimensional, heterogeneous data
  • Master or PhD degrees in computer/data science, physics, mathematics, or equivalent degrees in medicine and advanced health sciences
  • Experience in data mining, computational statistics or machine learning / deep learning
  • Excellent skills in high-level programming languages
  • Self-reliance, goal-oriented creativity, dedication, team spirit and excellent English language skills
Contract:      initially limited to 2 years
Start date:    as soon as possible
We look forward to receiving your application (in English) including detailed curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing your research interests, previous experience and intended career path, name and addresses of referees. Please submit your application documents via email to or via regular mail.

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The Hasso-Plattner-Institute (HPI) is a unique research and teaching institution in Germany. It was founded in 1998 and is structured as the independent Faculty of Digital Engineering at the University of Potsdam. The HPI conducts internationally recognized research and offers high-quality Bachelor and Master programs in the field of Digital Engineering.
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