A Collection of Data Points related to Heinz-Günter Kuper

Occupation

June 2016 onwards

Research Associate in the Servicestelle Digitalisierung (digiS) of the Zuse Institute Berlin.

October 2014 – May 2016

Research Associate involved in the development of the Heidelberg Research Architecture of the Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context: The Dynamics of Transculturality" at the University of Heidelberg.

January 2014 onwards

Managing Director of bitGilde IT Solutions UG (haftungsbeschränkt).

May 2012 – September 2014

Research Associate in the Hybrid Publishing Lab of the Leuphana University's Innovation Incubator.

April 2009 – March 2012

Research Assistant in the EU/ERDF Project "POSEIDON" (researching the application of RFID technology in museums) under the auspices of the workgroup Computer Science in Education and Society headed by Prof. Wolfgang Coy.

September 2006 – March 2009

Technical Project Leader of the BMBF Project "HyperImage" in the Multimedia Teaching and Learning Centre of the Computer and Media Service of the Humboldt University of Berlin.

January 2006 – August 2006

Developer with the EU Project "COVCELL" (Cohort-Oriented Virtual Campus for Effective Language Learning) in the Multimedia Teaching and Learning Centre of the Computer and Media Service of the Humboldt University of Berlin.

May 2005 – December 2005

Employed by Robowatch as a software developer.

2003 – 2005

Student staff member in the workgroup Computer Science in Education and Society (headed by Prof. Wolfgang Coy) and at the Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik.

2000 – 2002

Employed by Robowatch as student staff (programmer).


Affiliation

Member of the Association for Computing Machinery.

Member of the Gesellschaft für Informatik. Spokesperson for the Working Group Scholarly Annotation Technologies (see also wissann.de) and deputy spokesperson for the Professional Group Long Term Preservation and Emulation.


Education

2009 – 2015

Pursued my doctorate at the Humboldt University of Berlin under the supervision of Prof. Wolfgang Coy.

Dissertation: The Digital Humanities, Informatics and the Semantic Web: An Investigation from the Perspective of the HyperImage Virtual Research Environment

Degree: Dr. rer. nat.

1997 – 2005

Studied Informatics at the Humboldt University of Berlin.

Diplomarbeit: “Please, Sir, I Want Some More”: An Adaptation of Oliver Twist as a Textual Interactive Narrative

Degree: Diplom-Informatiker.

1991 – 1995

Studied English Literature at the University of Western Australia.

Degree: Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours in English.