Hasso-Plattner-Institut20 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut20 Jahre HPI

At the Hasso Plattner Institut (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 (Ph.D.) Students / Postdoctoral Researchers

with empahasis on Personalized Medicinie 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.

Areas of Work

  • Privacy protection: enhancing trust with advanced digital tools and methods for privacy protection, such as data de-identification (pseudonymization) and anonymization, or encryption


  • 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 year

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 office-boettinger(at)hpi.de or via regular mail.  

Hasso Plattner Institute for Digital Engineering gGmbH

Prof. Dr. Erwin Boettinger
P.O. Box (Postfach) 90 04 60
14440 Potsdam (near Berlin)