Angebot 453 von 563 vom 09.01.2023, 08:39


Leib­niz-Zen­trum für Agrar­land­schafts­for­schung e.V. - HR

Die Mis­sion des Leib­niz-Zen­trums für Agrar­land­schafts­forschung (ZALF) e. V. als national und inter­na­tional agi­er­endes Forschung­szen­trum ist es, an der öko­nomisch, öko­lo­gisch und sozial nach­halti­gen Land­wirtschaft der Zukunft zu forschen – gemein­sam mit Akteuren aus der Wis­senschaft, Politik und Praxis. Das ZALF ist Mit­glied der Leib­niz-Gemeinsch­aft und unter­hält neben dem Hauptstan­dort in Müncheberg (ca. 35 Minuten mit der Region­al­bahn von Ber­lin-Lichten­berg) eine Forschungssta­tion mit weit­eren Stan­dorten in Dede­low sowie Pau­lin­enaue.

The DFG-Pro­ject “HAIR­phae” aims to test the concept of a plant eco­nomic trade-off between the invest­ment into root sur­face max­im­iz­a­tion by root hairs and extrarad­ical mycor­rhizal hyphae in response to vari­ation in soil nutri­ent stoi­chiometry.

Stu­dent assist­ant (f/m/d)

Within this pro­ject, we are offer­ing for 4 months, start­ing March or April 2023 (40 h per month) at our site in Müncheberg a pos­i­tion for a

Working field:

  • con­duct­ing a pot exper­i­ment in spring 2023
  • plant and soil sampling and sample pre­par­a­tion
  • ana­lysis of root hair length and mycor­rhiz­a­tion
  • stat­ist­ical ana­lysis of res­ults


  • study in soil, agri­cul­tural, or envir­on­mental sci­ences
  • interest in bio­lo­gical and agroe­co­lo­gical aspects
  • good Eng­lish skills
  • know­ledge in the use of stat­ist­ical soft­ware

What we offer:

  • prac­tical work in the excit­ing research field of sus­tain­able agri­cul­ture
  • insight into sci­entific prac­tice at a renowned, non-uni­versity research insti­tute
  • flex­ible work­ing hours
  • a col­legial and open-minded work­ing atmo­sphere in a dynamic research insti­tu­tion
  • pos­sib­il­ity to con­duct and Bach­elor- or Mas­ter­thesis within this pro­ject
  • com­pany ticket

How to apply:

Women are par­tic­u­larly encour­aged to apply. Applic­a­tions from severely dis­abled per­sons with equal qual­i­fic­a­tions are favored. It is gen­er­ally pos­sible to work in the pos­i­tion on a part-time basis. Please send your applic­a­tion prefer­ably online (see but­ton online applic­a­tion below). For e-mail applic­a­tions, cre­ate a PDF doc­u­ment (one PDF file, max. 5 MB; packed PDF doc­u­ments, archive files like zip, rar etc. Word doc­u­ments can­not be pro­cessed and there­fore can­not be con­sidered!) with the usual doc­u­ments, in par­tic­u­lar CV, proof of qual­i­fic­a­tion and cer­ti­fic­ates, stat­ing the ref­er­ence num­ber 02-2023 until 06 Feb­ru­ary 2023 to (see but­ton e-mail applic­a­tion below).

If you have any ques­tions, please do not hes­it­ate to con­tact us: Dr. Maire Holz, Tel.: 033432/82-127 or Email:

For cost reas­ons, applic­a­tion doc­u­ments or extens­ive pub­lic­a­tions can only be returned if an adequately stamped envel­ope is attached.
If you apply, we col­lect and pro­cess your per­sonal data in accord­ance with Art­icles 5 and 6 of the EU GDPR only for the pro­cessing of your applic­a­tion and for pur­poses that res­ult from pos­sible future employ­ment with the ZALF. Your data will be deleted after six months.