Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft
Veröffentlicht am: 15.03.2023

Research Associate in the DFG Graduate Program “Collective Decision-Making” (12 positions)

Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, and the Faculty of Humanities, University of Hamburg

Bewerbungsfrist: 30.04.2023

Beginn: 01.11.2023

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Institution Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, and the Faculty of Humanities

Salary level EGR. 13 TV-L

Start date 01.11.2023, fixed for a period of three years (This is a fixed-term contract in accordance with Section 2 of the academic fixed-term labor contract act [Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz, WissZeitVG]).

Application deadline 30.04.2023

Scope of work part-time

Weekly hours 75 % of standard work hours per week


Responsibilities: Active participation in a structured graduate program.

Specific Duties: Research associates have to complete the doctoral qualification program and to write a doctoral dissertation in Economics, Philosophy or Political Science on a topic related to the research program of the graduate program. Presence in Hamburg is required (except for research related absences).

Requirements: A Master’s degree in a research-oriented Master’s program in Economics, Philosophy or Political Science or in an interdisciplinary Master’s program involving these disciplines. The Master’s program should be closely related to the graduate program. On completion of the Master’s degree (including a Bachelor’s degree) applicants must have reached the equivalent of 300 ECTS points. The Master’s degree must have been awarded by a recognized university or equivalent institution of higher education. Research associates must have an excellent command of English.

We offer:

  • Reliable remuneration based on wage agreements
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • University pensions
  • Attractive location
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work-life balance opportunities
  • Public transport pass (ProfiTicket) and much more
  • Health management
  • Educational leave
  • 30 days of vacation per annum