Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH - Sozialwissenschaften
The Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH (WZB Berlin Social Science Centre), Research department International Politics and Law, research unit “Global Governance” (Director: Prof. Dr. Michael Zürn), is offering two positions for two Student Assistants (m/f/d) to be employed for the period of 1 May 2019 until 30 September 2020, and a weekly working load of 15 or 19 hours.
Two Student Assistants (m/f/d)
Support of scientific work, such as literature research, data collection and processing, providing content-related input for publications, as well as editorial work.
Bachelor’s or Master’s student in International Relations, Political Science, Sociology, or a related discipline,
Very good course achievements,
Sound knowledge of MS Office applications,
Very good command of written and spoken English,
Previous experience with, or interest in, data collection, processing, and management (e.g., in Excel, STATA, R, or SPSS).
Knowledge of theories of International Relations, Political Science, Sociology,
Knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods,
Previous experience with quantitative methods (R, STATA) and/or systematic text analysis,
Experience with reference management software (e.g., Citavi, EndNote).
What we offer:
according to TV Stud. III of the Land Berlin (currently 12.30 Euros/hour and from July on 12.50 Euros/ hour)
How to apply:
Equally well qualified disabled applicants will be given preference. The WZB expressly invites women and people with an immigrant background to apply.
Candidates are kindly requested to send their applications in English (letter of motivation, CV, copies of relevant certificates and transcript of records) per e-mail, in the form of one single PDF file, no later than 18 March 2019 to: