Jakob is a research associate at the Applied AI Lab within the Karlsruhe Service Research Institute (KSRI). His interests include:
- Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing
- Mathematical Optimization
- Ethics and Sustainability
Jakob earned his undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). In 2017, Jakob graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia (USA) with a master’s in Operations Research. Upon graduation, he joined IBM in Armonk, New York (USA), working as a data scientist. After more than 2 years with IBM, Jakob returned to KIT in October 2019, where he is now working towards his PhD.