Research fellow with presumably 2/3-part-time-employment - E 13 TV-L HU (third party funding, short-term until 31.12.2022)

Job description: Scientific services in research and teaching at the chair Sociology of Social Policy; pursue a PhD within the area “Dynamics of Social Inequality and Social Policy”

Requirements: Completed academic education in sociology, demography, economics, or a closely related field; proficiency in using Stata and/or R; experience with longitudinal analysis of large-scale surveys is an advantage; fluency in scientific English; interpersonal skills, ability to work in a team

Please send your application (including a PhD exposé of max. 2 pages) within 6 weeks, and quoting the reference number DR/094/18, to: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Social Sciences, Prof. Lersch, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany or preferably as one PDF-file to


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