I am a Heisenberg grant recipient of the DFG, leading the Natural Language Learning Group (NLLG) at Bielefeld University, which is additionally funded by the BMBF through an interdisciplinary AI research group "Metrics4NLG".
Previously, I was Substitute Professor at Bielefeld University, substituting Philipp Cimiano in the Semantic Computing Group
and Independent Research Group Leader (IRGL) at TU Darmstadt.
I obtained my PhD in economics on the topic of Social Learning/Opinion Dynamics.
My research interests include Natural Language Processing (NLP), Machine Learning, and applications in the Digital Humanities and Social Sciences. I am particularly interested in