Brief CV - Pascal Hitzler

Scientific Career

From 10.2016 Endowed NCR Distinguished Professor at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
From 08.2015 Professor (full) and Director of Data Science, Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
09.2012-07.2015 Associate Professor (early promotion), Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
09.2009-08.2012 Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
04.2007-08.2009 Akademischer Rat (Assistant Professor), Institute for Applied Computer Science and Formal Description Methods (AIFB), Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany.
08.2004-03.2007 Assistant Professor, Institute for Applied Computer Science and Formal Description Methods (AIFB), Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany.
02.2001-07.2004 Postdoctoral Researcher, Artificial Intelligence Institute, TU Dresden, Germany.

Secondary Appointments

09.2016-10.2016 Consultant for IOS Press, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
09.2015-01.2016 Consultant for Tenet 3, LLC, Dayton, OH.
01.2015-12.2015 Consultant for IOS Press, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
07.2015 Adjunct Research Associate Professor, Center for Research Computing, University of Notre Dame, IL.
10.2013-10.2014 Consultant for HRL Laboratories, Malibu, CA.
11.2005-08.2009 Guest Researcher at Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany.
10.2003-12.2003 Research Associate, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Scientific Education

01.1999-01.2001 PhD student and research assistant, Department of Mathematics, UniversityCollege Cork, Ireland.
Granted exception to shorten duration of PhD studies to two years.
10.1994-09.1995 ERASMUS exchange student at University College Cork, Ireland.
10.1992-12.1998 Study of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany.

Degrees

12.2005 Habilitation, subject Computer Science, TU Dresden, Germany.
Transfer of this Habilitation to Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Subject Applied Computer Science, took place 05.2007.
09.2001 PhD awarded. Title of the thesis: Generalized metrics and topology in logic programming semantics.
12.1998 Diplom (Master equivalent) in Mathematics, graded with distinction.

Involvement in Associations (selection)

since 2016 Founding member and member of the Managing Committee of the Association for Ontology Design and Patterns (ODPA)
since 2014 Founding member and member of the Steering Committee of the Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning Association
since 2007 Founding member and member of the Steering Committee of the Web Reasoning and Rule Systems Association. Vice President and member of the Managing Committee from 2007 to 2012.