Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Vanessa Borst

Vanessa Borst, M.Sc.

Chair of Software Engineering (Informatik II)
Department of Computer Science, University of Würzburg 
Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg
Informatikgebäude, 1.OG, Room A110

Email: vanessa.borst@uni-wuerzburg.de
Phone: +49-931-31-87640



Research Interests

  • Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Time Series Analysis
  • AI-based Image Processing
  • Data Science
  • Medical Informatics

List of all publications: Vanessa Borst


  • Award of the Institute of Computer Science (University of Würzburg) for outstanding performance in the bachelor´s program "Computer science", June 2019
  • Scholarship holder at the "Studienförderwerk Klaus Murmann" of the "Stiftung der Deutschen Wirtschaft",  October 2015 - September 2021
  • "Abitur-Preis" of the Siemens AG (best female scientific high school graduate), June 2015


  • Coordination of the "Seminar Software Engineering"
  • Coordination of the "MINT Vorkus Informatik"
  • Supervision of Bachelor and MasterTheses
  • Provisioning of topics for "Seminar Software Engineering" and supervision of participating students
  • Supervision of software projects in the "Softwarepraktikum" (practical course teaching students to complete software projects in a team)
  • Coordination of the exercises on the bachelor's lecture "Operating Systems" by Prof. Samuel Kounev (WS20/21), University of Würzburg

Open Positions

Student teaching assistant  "Vorkurs Informatik" (every winter and every summer term)

Curriculum Vitae / Resume

since October 2020 Research assistant at the Chair of Software Engineering headed by Prof. Dr. Samuel Kounev, University of Würzburg
October 2020 - March 2021 Research assistant at the Chair of Medical Informatics  headed by Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Pryss, Universitätsklinikum Würzburg
January 2020 - May 2020 Study abroad at the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain
October 2018 - September 2021 Master of Computer Science at the University of Würzburg, Germany
November 2017 - March 2018 Student assistant at the Chair of Software-Engineering headed by Prof. Dr. Samuel Kounev, University of Würzburg
March 2016 - December 2019 Student trainee at the "Process Industries and Drives" and later at the "Digital Industries" division of Siemens AG
October 2015 - September 2018 Bachelor of Computer Science at the University of Würzburg, Germany


Last Update: October 2021