New at the School: Prof. Dr. Steffen Eger

The School of Business Informatics and Business Mathematics is pleased to welcome Prof. Dr. Steffen Eger as a new member. Below you will find information about Prof. Eger's research topics and his teaching program.

Steffen Eger is DFG Heisenberg and BMBF research group leader at University of Mannheim (since September 2023), leading the Natural Language Learning Group (NLLG). His research focuses on

  • evaluation of text generation (funded through the BMBF research group “Metrics4NLG”)
  • natural language processing at the intersection with the social and political sciences
  • digital humanities (e.g., poetry and argument generation, language change).

More information on his group is available at