Business Process Technology

PhD Position in Computer Science (m,w,d)
Runtime Process Performance Improvement

As part of joint research work between Hasso Plattner Institute and Kühne Logistics University (KLU) we are looking for a PhD student interested in research on the topic of “Process Mining”. The Business Process Technology group at HPI and KLU collaborate in the fields of Business Process Management, Data Science, and Process Mining. The overall goal of the research work is to identify and explore the potential of Process Mining in new settings such as Supply Chain Management or Healthcare.


We are looking for candidates interested in both conceptual work and as well as software engineering and development. The PhD student working on the topic of Process Mining will be granted a scholarship by HPI and will join the BPT Group. The PhD student will be supervised by Prof. Dr. Henrik Leopold.


The candidate should meet the following requirements:

The PhD student is expected to:

For more information contact Prof. Dr. Henrik Leopold (e-mail: henrik.leopold(at)


The application should consist of the following:

Application documents (as pdf) should be sent as to Prof. Dr. Henrik Leopold via e-mail (henrik.leopold(at)

Position will be open until filled.

Prof. Dr. Henrik Leopold

Hasso Plattner Institute
BPT Group
University of Potsdam
Prof.-Dr.-Helmert-Str. 2-3
14482 Potsdam