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Wis­sen­schafts­zen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­al­for­schung gGmbH - Sozialwissenschaften

Das WZB ist eine öffentlich geförderte Einrichtung für problemorientierte sozialwissenschaftliche Grundlagenforschung ( Als außeruniversitäres Forschungsinstitut ist es Mitglied der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft und gehört zu den führenden Einrichtungen der Sozialforschung. Am WZB arbeiten ca. 500 deutsche und ausländische Wissenschaftler*innen verschiedener Disziplinen und Mitarbeiter*innen in den wissenschaftsunterstützenden Bereichen zusammen. Untersucht werden Entwicklungen, Probleme und Innovationschancen moderner Gesellschaften. Die Ergebnisse der WZB-Forschung richten sich an die wissenschaftliche Community, an Expert*innen und Entscheider*innen in Politik, Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, an die Medien und die interessierte Öffentlichkeit.

three Student Assistants (f/m/x)

(ID 269)

Working field:

Data management, analysis, and visualization
Data Collection
Collaboration and discussion of research ideas
Literature search


Enrollment in a Bachelor (advanced) or Master program with a focus on political science, economics, data science, statistics, or a related discipline
Excellent knowledge of the English language (the working language of the research unit is English)
Good knowledge of German, Arabic and/or Chinese is a big plus
Training in and experience with statistical methods, advanced regression models and excellent R, Python and/or Stata skills as well as webscraping
Optional: Interest and experience in formal modeling (game theory, ABM)
Competent handling of MS Office applications

What we offer:

Remuneration in accordance with TV Stud. III of the state of Berlin (currently EUR 13.25 per hour)
A well-equipped workplace in the center of Berlin
International, cooperative, and diversified working environment
In-depth integration into the scientific community in the form of colloquiums and conferences
Thorough instruction and guidance
Flexible working hours and the possibility of mobile working (at least 20% of the weekly working hours agreed in the contract)
We promote a good work-life balance
Cafeteria with modern recreation rooms

How to apply:

Equally qualified applicants with disabilities will be given preference. We value diversity and welcome all applications – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social origin, religion, disability, age, or sexual orientation. WZB expressly encourages women or persons with migration backgrounds to apply.

If you have any questions regarding the job opening, please contact application-ipi[@]

Job interviews will likely take place in the week starting on June 17, 2024.

For more information about the IPI research group, follow this LINK.

For more information about WZB, see

Candidates are requested to submit the following documents (all in English) in a single PDF-file:

Cover letter
Supporting certificates

Have we sparked your interest? In that case, we are looking forward to receiving your application until May 26, 2024. Please start your application via the system.