DPhil Research Scholar
Jan is a PhD candidate in the Centre for Doctoral Training on Intelligent and Autonomous Machines and Systems (AIMS CDT), and a member of the FHI DPhil Scholars program. His current research interests include AI safety (in particular interpretability of machine learning algorithms), applications of AI in medicine and biomedical research, and clinical research on cognitive enhancement.
Jan studied medicine at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and the University of Wuerzburg, Germany. Parallel to studying, he worked as a research assistant in neuroscience, immunology and global health. After graduating from medical school, he finished a one-year master’s degree in Operational Research with Data Science at the University of Edinburgh and worked with Prof. Amos Storkey on innovative deep learning-based approaches to medical image analysis.