STI Innsbruck is a research group at the University of Innsbruck engaged in research and development to bring information and communication technologies of the future into today's world.

Ontology/Linked Data Expert (PhD Student/Postdoc Researcher)

STI Innsbruck is a research institute at the University of Innsbruck engaged in research and development of semantic technologies. Focus is on the increased automatisation of content and service delivery. STI Innsbruck is currently seeking candidates for the following position: 


Ontology/Linked Data Expert (PhD Student/Postdoctoral Researcher)

We offer:

  • The stimulating environment of a leading research group.
  • Long-term collaboration with well-known academic institutions and major companies around the world.
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure and resources including funding for attending international conferences and training/educational events.
  • The possibility and network to transfer research knowledge into start-up companies.
  • The annual gross salary for a PhD student (full time position) at our institute (depending on the specific qualification): from € 37.326
  • The annual gross salary for a Postdoctoral researcher (full time position) at our institute (depending on the specific qualification): from € 55.818

We expect:

  • A degree (Master, PhD or equivalent) in Computer Science or related disciplines.
  • Research interest and expertise in the following areas: domain modeling, ontology engineering, Linked (Open) Data.
  • The willingness to combine formal scientific work with application oriented research in projects funded by the European Commission.
  • The willingness to assume management and supervision responsibilities.

Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a research statement and the names and addresses of at least three referees, via email (text, postscript or PDF only) to