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Wis­sen­schafts­zen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­al­for­schung gGmbH - Sozi­al­wis­senschaften

The WZB Ber­lin Social Sci­ence Cen­ter con­ducts basic research with a focus on prob­lems of mod­ern soci­et­ies in a glob­al­ized world. The research is the­ory-based, prob­lem-ori­ented, often long-term and mostly based on inter­na­tional com­par­is­ons.

Stu­dent Research Assist­ant (m/f)

Work­ing field:

The Wis­senschaft­szen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­alforschung gGmbH (WZB Ber­lin Social Sci­ence Cen­ter) is seek­ing to fill the pos­i­tion of

Stu­dent Research Assist­ant (m/f)

to begin from June 15, 2018, ini­tially for a dur­a­tion of 12 months and with pos­sib­il­ity of renewal. The pos­i­tion is for 10 hours per week and is loc­ated in the Pres­id­ent’s Pro­ject Group.

  • Con­duct stat­ist­ical ana­lyses
  • Sum­mar­ize res­ults in tables and graph­ics
  • Lit­er­at­ure search and review
  • Organ­ize ref­er­ences using End­note
  • Other gen­eral duties as required


  • Advanced Bach­elor or Mas­ter stu­dent in Social Sci­ences or in pub­lic health
  • Flu­ent Eng­lish lan­guage skills (writ­ten and oral)
  • Abil­ity to ana­lyze quant­it­at­ive data using Stata or other soft­ware pro­grams (SPSS)
  • Abil­ity to sum­mar­ize res­ults in tables and graphs
  • Exper­i­ence in lit­er­at­ure search and review
  • Excel­lent com­mu­nic­a­tion skills
  • Abil­ity to work inde­pend­ently

  • A good work­ing know­ledge of Ger­man (writ­ten and oral)
  • Know­ledge of child health and devel­op­ment
  • Good graphic skills

What we of­fer:

Salary: TV Stud II

How to ap­ply:

People with dis­ab­il­it­ies with equal qual­i­fic­a­tions will be treated pref­er­en­tially. The WZB par­tic­u­larly wel­comes applic­a­tions from women and people from immig­rant back­grounds.

Can­did­ates are kindly reques­ted to sub­mit their applic­a­tion no later than May 22, 2018 in one PDF file by email to:

Wis­senschaft­szen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­alforschung gGmbH
Sonia Mira

For fur­ther inform­a­tion on the pos­i­tion, please con­tact Jiang­hong Li ( or Jakob Schäfer (

Inter­views for this pos­i­tion are likely to be held in the week of May 28, 2018.