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Max Planck Insti­tute for Human Deve­lop­ment - Cen­ter for Humans & Machines

The Cen­ter for Humans & Machi­nes con­ducts inter­di­sci­pli­nary sci­ence, to under­stand, anti­ci­pate, and shape major dis­rup­ti­ons from digi­tal media and Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence to the way we think, learn, work, play, coope­rate and gov­ern.

Sci­ence Com­mu­nic­a­tion Stu­dent Assist­ant


Do you have excel­lent com­mu­nic­a­tion skills and a tal­ent for explain­ing com­plex con­cepts to a broad audi­ence? Join us as a Sci­ence Com­mu­nic­a­tion Stu­dent Assist­ant at the Cen­ter for Humans and Machines

Working field:

The Cen­ter for Humans and Machines
at the Max Planck Insti­tute for Human Devel­op­ment in Ber­lin seeks applic­ants for a

Sci­ence Com­mu­nic­a­tion Stu­dent Assist­ant
60-80 hours/month.


  • Draft and assist with writ­ing assign­ments on Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence research
  • Sup­port the cre­ation of con­tent (text, images, clips) for social media
  • Main­tain vari­ous social media chan­nels (Twit­ter, You­Tube, LinkedIn, etc.) and the CHM web­site
  • Sup­port the event organ­iz­a­tion (in-per­son, hybrid, and online) of sem­inars, work­shops, retreats, etc.
  • Con­duct online research on sci­ence-related top­ics (e.g., grant pro­grams, con­fer­ences)
  • Doc­u­ment inform­a­tion in the wiki, pre­pare present­a­tions
  • Par­ti­cip­ate in (online) meet­ings, take minutes, and main­tain digital boards


  • Enrolled in a Mas­ter's pro­gram in the fields of media or com­mu­nic­a­tion sci­ences, sci­ence com­mu­nic­a­tion or sci­ence man­age­ment
  • Good writ­ing skills in Eng­lish proven by pub­lished writ­ing samples
  • Strongly inter­ested in top­ics related to Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence and sci­ence
  • Exper­i­enced with social media and able to com­mu­nic­ate sci­entific top­ics in a con­cise way depend­ing on the plat­form (Twit­ter, etc.)
  • Exper­i­enced with man­aging events or pro­jects that require com­mu­nic­a­tion with out­side parties
  • Exper­i­ence with graph­ics and image edit­ing pro­grams is a plus
  • Ini­tial exper­i­ence with video or pod­cast pro­duc­tion is a plus
  • Con­fid­ent com­mand of the Eng­lish lan­guage, both writ­ten and spoken
  • High motiv­a­tion, strong com­mu­nic­a­tion skills, abil­ity to work in a team
  • Inde­pend­ent and care­ful work

What we offer:

  • An inter­est­ing and var­ied pos­i­tion at an inter­na­tional research insti­tute at the fore­front of AI and Human inter­ac­tions research
  • Insights into the research of the inter­na­tion­ally renowned Cen­ter for Humans and Machines
  • Com­pre­hens­ive onboard­ing and time to learn new skills
  • Room to con­trib­ute and real­ize your ideas
  • Pos­sib­il­ity to work remotely (e.g., from home office)
  • Work in a highly motiv­ated team
  • A mod­ern, fam­ily-friendly work­place with a great work-life bal­ance cul­ture
  • The pos­i­tion is lim­ited to one year with the pos­sib­il­ity of exten­sion
  • Salary: 14,33€ / hour

How to apply:

Applic­a­tion dead­line: June 15, 2022
Apply via our career web­site at:

Our Offer

The Max Planck Soci­ety strives for gender and diversity equal­ity. We wel­come applic­a­tions from all back­grounds.

The Max Planck Soci­ety is com­mit­ted to increas­ing the num­ber of indi­vidu­als with dis­ab­il­it­ies in its work­force and there­fore encour­ages applic­a­tions from such qual­i­fied indi­vidu­als.

Data pro­tec­tion

The data pro­tec­tion declar­a­tion for the pro­cessing of per­sonal data within the scope of your applic­a­tion can be found here: