Dr. Shida Kunz

Scientific Staff

Fields of Duties

The Scientific Staff advises and supports the Directors concerning scientific and organizational questions. The principal tasks are the support of Dagstuhl Seminars, research prospects, public relations, bodies and boards, project works, benefit plans, and quality control.


Curriculum Vitae



English, Spanish, and German


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  • Since 2018 Member of the Scientific Staff
    Schloss Dagstuhl – Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik
  • April 2018 Invited Lecturer
    COSI ( Colour in Science & Technology ), Erasmus masters program, Universidad de Granada, Spain
  • 2016-2017 Lise Meitner Award Fellow
    Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany
  • 2014-2016 Senior Research Scientist
    Chair for Computer Graphics and Multimedia Systems, University of Siegen, Germany
  • 2013-2014 Associate Professor
    Norwegian Colour and Visual Computing Laboratory, Faculty of Computer Science and Media Technology, Gjovik University College (Høgskolen i Gjøvik) - now Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
  • 2013 Doctoral Degree (Ph.D.), with honors
     Ph.D. with honors in Computer Vision, Computer Vision Center (CVC), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
  • 2011 Visiting Researcher
    Pattern Recognition Lab , Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen- Nuremberg, Germany
  • 2008-2013: Graduate Research Assistent 
    Computer Vision Center (CVC), Technical School of Engineering (ETSE), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
  • 2009 Masters Degree
    Master of science in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
  • 2003-2007 Bachelor Degree, with honors
    Bachelor of engineering in Software Engineering 


Research and scientific work




Dr. Shida Kunz

Bild Dr. Shida Kunz

Shida Kunz

Schloss Dagstuhl

Universität des Saarlandes

Campus E1 1

66123 Saarbrücken



Tel. : + 49 681 / 302 38 49

Fax : + 49 681 / 302 43 97