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Since September 2014, I am a professor of Media Informatics and Mobile Computing at OTH Amberg-Weiden. From 2016 – 2020; I served as study program manager for the bachelor programs Industry 4.0 Informatics and Media Informatics (formerly Applied Computer Science). Since October 2020 I am the dean of the Department of Electrical Engineering, Media and Computer Science. Since 2021, I have been heading the OTH Innovation and Competence Center Artifical Intelligence (IKKI) in Amberg.

2000 – 2014 Senior Engineer/Researcher at German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) GmbH in Saarbrücken, Language Technology Lab.

2007 graduation (Dr.-Ing.) at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Saarland University, Saarbrücken.

1995 – 2000 Application developer and consultant with Dokumenta S.A., Luxembourg.

1995 Diploma in Computer Science,  Department of Computer Science, Saarland University, Saarbrücken.


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Schäfer