Dr. Lydia Müller

Dr. Lydia Müller

Lecturer (LfbA)

Institut für Informatik
Augustusplatz 10
04109 Leipzig

Professional career

  • 10/2006 - 03/2008
    Student assistent NLP Group, Department for Computer Science, University of Leipzig
  • 01/2008 - 09/2008
    Intern Max-Planck-Institut for Mathematics in the Science, Leipzig
  • 09/2009 - 06/2013
    PhD Study at University of Leipzig Doctor rerum naturalium (magna cum laude), bioinformatics Title of the PhD Thessi: "The Dynamic Epigenome – Analysis of the Distribution ofHistoneModifications"
  • 06/2013 - 12/2014
    PostDoc Computational EvoDevo Group and Bioinformatics Group, Institute for Computer Science, and IZBI, University of Leipzig, Center for Complexity and Collective Computation, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin
  • 01/2015 - 12/2015
    PostDoc Bioinformatics Group, Institute for Computer Science, University of Leipzig
  • 01/2016 - 08/2016
    PostDoc Bioinformatics Group, Institute for Computer Science, University of Leipzig
  • 08/2016 - 12/2020
    PostDoc NLP Group, Insitute for Computer Science, University of Leipzig
  • since 05/2020
    PostDoc Insitut für Angewandte Informatik e.V., Leipzig
  • since 01/2021
    LfbA Insitute for Computer Science, University of Leipzig


  • 10/2004 - 08/2009
    Study Computer Science at University Leipzig (Diplom Computer Science, main focus: bioinformatics)

Panel Memberships

  • since 05/2021
    Member of faculty council of the Faculty for Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Müller, L.; Goldhahn, D.; Heyer, G.
    The Null Result Portal
    In: Garoufallou, E.; Fallucchi, F.; William De Luca, E. (Eds.)
    Metadata and semantic research : 13th International Conference, MTSR 2019, Rome, Italy, October 28-31, 2019 : revised selected papers (2019). Cham: Springer. 2019. pp. 398–403.
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  • Schröder, C.; Bürgl, K.; Annanias, Y.; Niekler, A.; Müller, L.; Wiegreffe, D.; Bender, C.; Mengs, C.; Scheuermann, G.; Heyer, G.
    Supporting Land Reuse of Former Open Pit Mining Sites using Text Classification and Active Learning
    2021. pp. 4141–4152.
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  • Müller, L.; Gerighausen, D.; Farman, M.; Zeckzer, D.
    Sierra platinum : a fast and robust peak-caller for replicated ChIP-seq experiments with visual quality-control and -steering
    Bmc Bioinformatics. 2016.
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  • Schröder, C.; Müller, L.; Niekler, A.; Potthast, M.
    Small-text: Active learning for text classification in python (2021)
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  • Hausdorf, A.; Müller, L.; Scheuermann, G.; Niekler, A.; Wiegreffe, D.
    Chatbot Explorer: Towards an understanding of knowledge bases of chatbot systems
    In: Skala, V. (Ed.)
    WSCG 2022: full papers proceedings: 30. International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision. UNION Agency. 2022. pp. 76–85.
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more publications

  • Practical Course "RNA and protein structure"

    07/2010 Teaching assistant

    06/2012, 06/2016 - 07/2016 Lead and organisation of the practical cource

  • Practical Course "Sequence analysis and geomics"

    01/2011 Teaching assistant

    01/2016 Lead and organisation of the practical cource

  • Exercise "Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen I"

    WS 2010/2011, WS 2013/2014, WS 2017/2018 exercise instructor

  • Programming Course “Programming for Evolutionary Biology course”

    03/2012, 03/2013-04/2013 Teaching assistant

  • Exercise "Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen II"

    SS 2014, SS 2015 exercise instructor

    SS 2021 consultation-hours for teacher trainees

  • Lecture “Graphen and Netzwerke in der Biologie

    WS 2014 Lecturer

  • Programming Course “Programming for Evolutionary Biology course goes to the Americas”

    11/2014-12/2014 Teaching assistant

  • Lecture "Phylogenetics"

    ES 2015/2016 Lecturer

  • Practical Course "R-Kurs"

    11/2015 - 12/2015 Lead and organization of the practical course

  • Lecture "Methods for RNAs and proteins"

    SS 2016 Lecturer

  • Exercise "RNA and protein structure"

    SS 2016 exercise instructor and organization

  • Seminar "Anwendungen der Lingusitischen Informatik"

    SS 2017, SS2019, SS 2020 Supervisor

  • Exercise "Text Mining"

    WS 2019/2020 exercise instructor and organization

  • Hardwareparktikum

    SS 2021 Recapitulation of the lecture "Grundlagen der technischen Informatik I" for teacher trainees

  • Seminarmodul "Informatik und Gesellschaft"

    SS 2021 Lead and Organization

  • Exercise "Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen 1"

    WS 2022/2023 exercise instructor for 2 exercise groups and speaker at the special lectrure

  • Exercise "Modellierung und Programmierung 1"

    WS 2022/2023 exercise instructor

  • Seminarmodul "Informatik und Gesellschaft"

    WS 2022/2023 Design, lead and organization of 2 seminar groups