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Short CV – Jörg Siekmann
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Jörg Siekmann

Short CV


Prof. Dr. (Ph. D.) grad. Ing.  Jörg  Siekmann
Universität des Saarlandes/DFKI
Stuhlsatzenhausweg 3
D – 66123 Saarbrücken
Tel.: +49-681-85775-5275
mobil: 0049-175-290.1872

Date and place of birth: Heidelberg, 5. August 1941          Nationality: deutsch


Education and studies

Ph. D. in Computer Science 1976 University of Essex, England
M. Sc. in Computer Science 1973 University of Essex, England
Vordiplom Mathematics/Physics 1971 Universität Göttingen
A-level, adult education institution 1967-69 Braunschweig-Kolleg
grad. engineer wood technology 1965-67 Holztechnikum Rosenheim
welder and locksmith 1963-64 Bückeburg
apprenticeship carpenter 1959-62 Bückeburg
school in Bückeburg -1958 Adolphinum


Professional background

University of Karlsruhe Scientific Assistant 1976 – 1979
University of Karlsruhe Assistant Professor 1980 – 1982
Technical University Kaiserslautern Professor for AI 1983 – 1990
Saarland University Professor for Computer Science and AI 1991 – 2006
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für

Künstliche Intelligenz (DFKI)

Scientific Director at DFKI, the German Research Centre for Artififial Intelligence 1989 – 2006
Centre for e-Learning Technology (CeLTech) Scientific Director 2006 – 2014
Saarland University/DFKI Coordinator for digital education of the UdS 2016 – today
Saarland University/DFKI Seniorprofessor 2006 – today


Academic Interests

    Main field Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    Research Areas Deduction Systems, Proof Planning, Unification Theory,

e-Learning for Mathematics, Buddhism and Artificial Intelligence



Stipendiat der Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes

Fellow of the European Coordinating Committee of AI (EurAI)

Fellow of the German Computer Science Society (GI)

Vice Chairman of the International Federation on Computational Logic (IFCoLog)

Founding and current Chairman of the European Network of Excellence  CoLoG-Net

Past and Founding Chairman of the German AI Society within the GI

Chairman of the Collaborative Research Centre (SFB 378) on ‘Resource bounded cognitive Processes’

Founding and Research Director of CeLTech

Chairman des Advisory Boards of the  Portuguese AI-institut CENTRIA

Advisory Board of the Iclandic AI-Institute I³M (Islandic Institute for Intelligent Machines)

Adjunct Professor of Fudan University, Shanghai (China)



Numerous (with research assistants > 1000) publications in books,  international journals and proceedings

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