Research Student Assistant for Prof. Martin Schweinsberg

Prof. Martin Schweinsberg is seeking a highly-motivated

Research Student Assistant

(m/f, 20 hours per week)

The research assistant is ideally a (research) master’s student who considers applying for a PhD and wants to get some research experience. The research assistant could potentially become a co-author on certain research projects depending on type and extent of contribution made. Professor Schweinsberg’s work is mostly in the areas of negotiations and reproducibility of science.

You will

  • work with data sets using programs such as R, SPSS, Stata, and Excel
  • conduct literature reviews
  • engage in project management for research projects across multiple time zones and countries with researchers from around the world
  • possibly help prepare teaching materials and some administrative work

You are qualified for this position, because you

  • have a bachelor’s degree in economics, math, engineering, psychology, or another business-related field
  • strong analytical skills and an ability to work with at least one of the following: R, SPSS, Stata, R and/or Excel
  • are fluent in English; German is not required although a bonus

This is what we can offer you

You will be working closely with Prof. Martin Schweinsberg and will gain research experience in a very international working environment in the heart of Berlin. As a part of our team, you can expect an open-minded and collegial atmosphere with flat hierarchies and you have the opportunity to work with established and up-and-coming researchers.

The salary is €12.70 per hour.

We are looking forward to receiving your application

Please write your application in English and include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • A short CV
  • University level transcripts
  • Names of references

Please combine all the documents into one pdf file and use our online application form to submit your application.


ESMT Berlin GmbH

Wilina Carter

Human Resources Manager

Schlossplatz 1

10178 Berlin

Tel: 030 21231 0