jorge martinez

Jorge Martinez Gil

1. Senior Scientist, Software Competence Center Hagenberg
2. Part-time Lecturer, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria at Hagenberg

Software Competence Center Hagenberg,
Softwarepark 21, A-4232, Hagenberg,

Office: 2/8
Phone: +43 7236 3343 838
e-mail: jorge.martinez-gil[at], jorgemar[at]

Dr. Jorge Martinez-Gil (Plasencia, Spain, 1983) is a computer scientist working in the Data and Knowledge Engineering field. He got his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Malaga, Spain in 2010.

Positions: He has held a number of positions across some European countries: Austria (Linz), Germany (Leipzig), Spain (Extremadura and Malaga), as well as a number of research stays in Austria (Innsbruck), and Spain (Mallorca). He currently holds a Senior Research Scientist position within the group of Data Management from the Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) in Austria where he is managing several applied and fundamental research projects involving the use of knowledge-based technologies. Prior joining SCCH, he held an acting professorship within the University of Extremadura at Caceres (Spain).

Teaching: Dr. Martinez-Gil is currently in charge of the subject Big data and Cloud Computing within the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria at Hagenberg. In 2016, he was in charge of the subject "Web Business" within the University of Applied Sciences of Kufstein, in Tirol. Mr. Martinez-Gil holds around 400 hours on teaching experience on subjects like Foundations of Computer Science, Information Systems for the Public Administration, etc. in different languages, and in different countries across European Union.

Projects and Publications: Dr. Martinez-Gil has been working in a number of national and international projects since 2006. As a result, Mr. Martinez-Gil has published more than 50 scientific publications (books, book chapters, journal papers, conference papers), including 18 journal papers published in highly-ranked JCR journals like SIGMOD Record, Knowledge and Information Systems, Information Systems Frontiers, Knowledge-Based Systems, Data and Knowledge Engineering, Artificial Intelligence Review, Knowl. Engineering Review, Cognitive Systems Research, and so on.

Academic Professional activities: Dr. Martinez-Gil is involved in the evaluation of many scientific manuscripts (+25 different academic journals and conferences), project proposals and study programs in ICT related fields. In fact, he serves/has served as an expert for a number of funding agencies from European Commission (FP7, H2020, ERA-NET), Austria, France, Belgium, Germany, Spain, Croatia, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland, etc.

Non-Academic Professional activities: Dr. Martinez-Gil is a technical evaluator of new books for the editorial companies Manning and Anaya. In recent times, he has also taken part as a scientific member of some startup accelerators in Spain and Serbia.

Awards: Dr. Martinez-Gil received the Award to the Best Academic Performance from the University of Extremadura in 2007 (Category: Sciences), and Honorific Scholarship from the German DAAD in 2009.

Most of his publications can be found at DBLP
His citations can be found at Google Scholar
His Figshare account is Figshare

Last news

  • Jorge Martinez-Gil has been appointed as Editorial Member of Transactions on Large-Scale Data and Knowledge-Centered Systems.
  • The paper "Accurate and efficient profile matching in knowledge bases" has been accepted in the Data and Knowledge Engineering journal. More details soon
  • New paper accepted: Recommendation of Job Offers Using Random Forests and Support Vector Machines. Available soon.