Jannis Vamvas

Jannis Vamvas, M.Sc.

PhD Student

Tel.: +41 44 635 43 34

Raumbezeichnung: AND 2.42


I am a PhD candidate in Natural Language Processing supervised by Rico Sennrich and Martin Volk.

My main research interests are the application of machine learning and deep learning methods to natural language understanding; multi-lingual and multi-task systems; and learning with few resources.

The position is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation.

Short CV

  • 2019−2022: PhD student at the Department of Computational Linguistics
  • 2018−2019: Research internship at Munich Re (NLP for Reinsurance Development)
  • 2018−2019: Graduate teaching assistant for Prof. Dr. Hinrich Schütze, CIS Munich
  • 2017−2019: M.Sc. in Computational Linguistics (major) and Computer Science (minor) at LMU Munich
  • 2015−2017: Full-Stack Web Developer at Arteria GmbH, Basel
  • 2011−2015: B.A. in Computer Science and Philosophy from the University of Basel