as soon as possible
part-time ( 7 - 19 hrs / week); initially limited for 1 year
The salary is € 13,25 gross per hour

» Your tasks

We are looking for a student research assistant to support ongoing projects.

  • The work, depending on the profile and interests of the student, will be focused either on developing the infrastructure for the medical data flows or on the analysis of the medical data
  • You will get an opportunity to learn about FAIR data handling in medical research, architecture of the medical data integration center (MeDIC), biomedical signal processing, communication in collaborative research and domain-specific topics

» Your Profile

  • Student of computer science, mathematics, electrical engineering, physics or a related subject
  • Experience in programming with Java and Python
  • Knowledge on working with databases and SQL, REST-interfaces, XML and JSON
  • Understanding of machine learning/data science methods and ideally experience using Pandas, Tensorflow and Pytorch 
  • Strong interest in medical applications and willingness gain domain-specific knowledge
  • Nice to have: basics of signal processing methods

» Our Offer

  • We offer you an active role in the research process, including conference participation and publication process
  • You will be working in a highly diverse, interdisciplinary and friendly team where different work experience and educational backgrounds proved to be very efficient in building solutions for digital medicine research

» Your future with us

Working at the University Hospital Cologne and the Medical Faculty means helping to shape the future - the future of medicine, of patients and, of course, your own future. You benefit from 59 clinics and institutes as well as numerous other departments and facilities and more than 10,000 jobs. The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Cologne and the University Hospital Cologne assume important social tasks in research, teaching and patient care. A close network with many university and non-university partners guarantees an internationally successful science and the excellent education of our students.

» Your future in detail

The Institute for Biomedical Informatics is a newly founded and dynamic institute at the Medical Faculty of the University of Cologne. The mission of the institute is to support the data-driven transformation in medicine and to develop new artificial intelligence technologies for personalised medicine. You will be part of an agile, innovative and interdisciplinary team that brings together expertise from different disciplines to create synergies.


Applications from female candidates are expressly welcome and will be given priority in the event of equal suitability, competence and professional performance.

People with disabilities are welcome to apply and will be treated preferentially in the event of equal suitability and qualification.

Prof. Dr. Oya Beyan
+49 221 478-82911
https://www.uk-koeln.de
Application deadline: 21.04.2024
Universitätsklinikum Köln AöR
PA27
Geschäftsbereich Personal
Job-ID: 00004477
50937 Köln