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Several Research Associate positions

Job offer of October 22, 2015

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Several Research Associate positions

Closing Date

29.11.2015 23:59

Berlin’s academic research institutions in economics cooperate more and more closely. The following seven institutions together form the Berlin Economics Research Associate (BERA) Program to promote post-doctoral research: the School of Business and Economics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU), the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), the School of Business and Economics at Freie Universität Berlin (FU), the WZB Berlin Social Science Center, the School of Economics and Management at Technische Universität Berlin (TU), the ESMT European School of Management and Technology Berlin (ESMT) and the Hertie School of Governance. BERA seeks to fill

several Research Associate positions

(post-doctoral) for 3 years (according to German WissZeitVG - E 13 TV-L HU/TU/FU or E 14 TVöD) (part-time work as well as employment contracts with two of the seven BERA institutions are possible; an extension is only possible for a maximum of six years; at DIW Berlin a tenure track option exists)

Excellent researchers from all fields of economics are invited to apply. Each of the positions will be hosted and administered by one of the institutions. For more details see

DIW Berlin

Founded in 1925, DIW Berlin (the German Institute for Economic Research) is one of the leading economic research institutes in Germany. The Institute analyzes the economic and social aspects of topical issues, formulating and disseminating policy advice based on its research findings. DIW Berlin is part of both the national and international scientific communities, provides research infrastructure to academics all over the world, and promotes the next generation of scientists. A member of the Leibniz Association, DIW Berlin is independent and primarily publicly funded.