Karolin Franke

Karolin Franke

Research Assistant

Department of Informatics
University of Zurich
Binzmuehlestrasse 14

CH-8050 Zürich

Email: franke AT ifi.uzh.ch
Phone: +41 44 635 75 83
Room: BIN 2.C.07

Short CV


  • Since 06/2022: Research Assistant and PhD Student at the Information Management Research Group, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
  • 11/2020 - 05/2022: Systems Engineer and Product Owner, Digital Healthcare for Diabetes, at Ypsomed AG, Solothurn, Switzerland
  • 05/2018 - 08/2020: Data Scientist and Machine Learning Software Engineer, Women’s Health, Ava AG, Zurich, Switzerland
  • 01/2016 - 08/2017: Mechanical Engineer, Artificial Ventilation, Hamilton Medical AG, Bonaduz, Switzerland


  • 01/2018 - 04/2018: Data Science Bootcamp, SIT Academy, Zurich, Switzerland
  • 08/2013 - 12/2013:  Student exchange, Electrical Engineering, at University of Agder, Grimstad, Norway
  • 10/2009 - 09/2015:  Dipl.-Ing. / MSc in Electrical Engineering, Specialization in Biomedical Engineering, Precision & Microsystems Engineering, at Technical University Dresden, Germany
    Thesis Topic: "Development and Realisation of a Physical Lung Model with Variable Gas Exchange Parameters"

Research Interests

  • Digital Health 
    Collaborative Technologies
    Information Systems
  • User Experience Design

Open Theses and Master Projects

Check available topics at our page: Theses

If you are interested in doing the bachelor- or master-thesis as well as the masters project with me or, if you have any idea for new projects - feel free to contact me.