Chair of Data Science in the Economic and Social Sciences

Prof. Dr. Markus Strohmaier

Prof. Dr. Markus Strohmaier


The chair is conducting research in the field of Machine Learning and Data-Science methods and their applications to large datasets. We work on understanding socio-economic systems and modeling human social and economic behavior using computational methods and new kinds of data.

Prof. Dr. Markus Strohmaier

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We develop methods for understanding human social and economic behavior via analyzing textual data, relational data, and emerging kinds of data.

Drei Studentinnen sitzen lachend in einem Seminarraum.

We offer courses at master's and PhD level as well as the possibility to write a bachelor's/master's thesis with us.


We are looking forward to getting in touch with you!

Office contact

Laura Kinzinger

Laura Kinzinger

Office Assistant at the Chair for Data Science in the Economic and Social Sciences
University of Mannheim
L 15, 1–6
3rd floor – Room 307
68161 Mannheim
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How to find us

Our office is in square L15, right next to Mannheim Central Station.