Ramampiaro is Head of Department and Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway. He has previously been Head of Data and Artificial Intelligence (DART) research group. Ramampiaro has been central in the establishment of the Telenor–NTNU AI-Lab, an AI research center at NTNU (now Norwegian Open AI-Lab), for which he was NTNU's scientific coordinator. His current main research interests include information retrieval, information extraction, data/text mining and machine learning.