Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt

  Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt Copyright: Peter Winandy

Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt has been University Professor of Mathematical Data Science at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since May 2017.


Born, February 3, 1986, in Bergisch Gladbach


2005 to 2009 Studied mathematics, University of Cologne, Diplom degree
2009 to 2011 Doctoral studies, University of Cologne; dissertation awarded the 2012 Klaus Liebrecht Award


2009 to 2011 Academic staff, Department of Computer Science, University of Cologne

2012 to 2017

Akademischer Rat, University of Cologne
2012 to 2013 Post-Doc, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, "Combinatoire et Optimisation" project
2016 to 2017 Deputy professor of theoretical informatics, University of Cologne
January 2017 Habilitation in computer science, University of Cologne


Family: married to Stefanie Schaudt, a pedagogue, and father of two children
Free time: boardgame author for logic games

In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

John von Neumann