Angebot 101 von 545 vom 19.09.2023, 12:08


Freie Universität Berlin - Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften - Institut für Soziologie Arbeitsbereich Makrosoziologie

The Institute of Sociology at Freie Universität Berlin conducts research on current sociological questions. An international comparison, especially of European societies and the analysis of transnationalization and Europeanization processes are the core research areas of the Institute. Since 2006, the Institute offers the Master’s program "Sociology – European Societies," which can be studied in German and English. The research and teaching agenda is implemented together with the Central Institutes for East European Studies, Latin American Studies, and the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies as well as through close cooperation with the Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB) and the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW). Further information can be found on .

Research assistant (m/f/d)


with 75%part-time job
limited to 4 years
Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU
reference code: Makro-Predoc-2023

Working field:

The advertised position is assigned to the research unit of Macrosociology (Prof. Dr. Celine Teney). It offers the opportunity for independent research and involvement in the research project “Migration and adaptation capabilities, aspirations and strategies of displaced Ukrainians in Berlin, Warsaw and Budapest”. In this project, we repeat semi-structured interviews among a sample of displaced Ukrainians in Berlin, Warsaw and Budapest over several year to understand their migration and integration experiences over time. The position also involves a teaching obligation of 3 hours per week which must be completed in the Master's program "Sociology - European Societies" and in English. The opportunity for own scientific qualification is granted.


Completed university degree (Master) in Sociology or a related discipline

  • Very good knowledge of qualitative empirical methods, including qualitative data analysis software such as MaxQDA or NVIVO
  • First experience with qualitative data collection
  • Interest in and very good knowledge of Sociology of Migration
  • Very good command of the English language (English is the teaching language)
  • Excellent command (level C2 or mother tongue) of the Ukrainian language (for involvement in the research project).
  • Genuine interest in university teaching and mentoring of students

How to apply:

For further information, please contact Ms. Antonia Hausen (bewerbungen-ifs@polsoz.fu- / 03083857651).
Applications should be sent by e-mail, together with significant documents, indicating the reference code, in PDF format (preferably as one document) no later than October 2nd, 2023 to Ms. Prof. Dr. Céline Teney: or postal to

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften Institut für Soziologie
Arbeitsbereich Makrosoziologie
Ms. Prof. Dr. Céline Teney
Garystr. 55
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)

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