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Germany – Free University of Berlin PhD Positions in Corporate Semantic Web

The Corporate Semantic Web Group (AG CSW) at the Free University Berlin, one of the Excellence Universities in Germany, is looking for an excellent PhD candidate to work as a researcher in the prospective BMBF funded project Corporate Semantic Web.

Corporate Semantic Web (CSW) aims to establish economically beneficial adoption of Semantic Web technologies in corporate environments. The objective of CSW is to integrate all the required pieces of knowledge and technologies, including modern Web-technologies and enterprise service technologies, corporate information systems, semantic business process management, corporate Semantic Web, ontology engineering, semantic search and collaborative applications.

The successful candidate will join an internationally renowned research group working on a cutting edge research problem in an attractive and stimulating environment within one of Germans top universities and computer science departments; she/he will be expected to contribute to all aspects of the group’s activities, including publishing at and attending international conferences and workshops.
The candidate should have:

a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science or Information Systems
a strong background/interest in Semantic Web (rules, ontologies) and its applications
a background/interest in other Knowledge Representation paradigms such as logic programming
a background/interest in Semantic Business Process Management, Service Oriented Architecture, Complex Event Processing
a willingness to travel to project meetings and to work on project deliverables
a willingness to work in an international team
good proficiency in English
The post is available immediately and is a fixed term appointment for three years until January 2011. As an employee of the university you will receive a competitive salary (BAT IIa). The research in this project must be concluded with the attainment of a PhD degree in Computer Sciences.

We encourage interested candidates to send their curriculum vitae, a letter of motivation, a list of publications, and digital versions of three of their most relevant work, as well as electronic copies of the certificates of all academic qualifications held, to

Prof. Dr. Adrian Paschke paschke[ at }

quoting the reference *Pos CSW*.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 20th January 2009. The review of applications will start immediately until the position is filled.


January 14, 2009 - Posted by | Scholarships - Beasiswa


  1. Dear Sir/Madam,

    Hope this mail find you in best of health.

    Dear Sir/Madam
    Hope this mail find in you in best of health.
    Dear Sir/Madam i am interested to study in Germany in Masters in Computers/ MBA
    My Academic Quailificaiton is as under:
    1. Matriculation (Science)
    2. Intermeidate (Arts)
    3. B.A (Arts) My Technical Qualification and Certification is as under:
    1. MCSE 2000
    2. CCNA 2007
    3. A+
    4. 2 years Diploma in Computer Science
    5. 2 years Diploma in Computer Hardware & Network. LANGUAGES:
    Have done German Language Course GI-GII from Goethe Institute Karachi , Pakistan

    So please guide me is it possible to study in you university. if i will apply for visa first i need admission slip to show in consulate. so your university will send me first ?
    I can offord fees is there any scholorship in you university?
    while i am study can i do job?

    waiting for your reply
    Best Regards
    Rizwan Ahmed

    Comment by Rizwan Ahmed | January 16, 2009 | Reply

  2. i want to get admission in MCS/MBA in germany

    Comment by afzaal | March 6, 2009 | Reply

    • visit their official website link to get more information on it.
      Good Luck!!

      Comment by Joe Leonhart | March 20, 2009 | Reply

  3. Sir /madam
    I am a pharmacist in pakistan and want to have ph.d degree in medicine. I had not so much money but now I have because I did job . I have learnt deutsch language and also have IELTS certificate now please tell how to apply ……… thanks. My e-mail address is

    Comment by ABDUL RASHEED BHATTI | August 7, 2009 | Reply

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