Research Assist­ant (Environmental Governance)

Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin

Berlin, , DE

Work­ing field:

  • Teach­ing and research tasks in the Research Group of Envir­on­mental Gov­ernance
  • Pub­lish­ing of research res­ults
  • Acquis­i­tion of and con­tri­bu­tion to third party-fun­ded pro­jects
  • Addi­tional postdoc­toral qual­i­fic­a­tion is expec­ted, e.g. Habil­it­a­tion
  • Tasks in aca­demic self-man­age­ment


  • Suc­cess­fully com­pleted uni­versity degree (Mas­ter, Dip­lom or equi­val­ent) and PhD in the field of Polit­ical Sci­ence or related dis­cip­line
  • Very good know­ledge of envir­on­mental gov­ernance research with a them­atic and/or regional focus (e.g. cli­mate or water gov­ernance)
  • Excel­lent com­mand of Eng­lish; suf­fi­cient lan­guage pro­fi­ciency to teach classes in both Ger­man and Eng­lish is expec­ted
  • Didactical skills, com­mit­ment, team spirit, capa­city to work inde­pend­ently


  • Exper­i­ences in research and teach­ing
  • Inter­na­tional exper­i­ences, espe­cially in the Global South

How to ap­ply:

Please send your applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments (cover let­ter; cur­riculum vitae; pub­lic­a­tion list; if applic­able, list of courses and third party-fun­ded pro­jects; and a short sum­mary of a Habil­it­a­tion/postdoc qual­i­fic­a­tion pro­ject of my max. 500 words) only by email to Prof. Dr. Lena Partz­sch at [email protected] (sub­ject “Applic­a­tion Envir­on­mental Gov­ernance”).

By sub­mit­ting your applic­a­tion via email you con­sent to hav­ing your data elec­tron­ic­ally pro­cessed and saved. Please note that we do not provide a guar­anty for the pro­tec­tion of your per­sonal data when sub­mit­ted as unpro­tec­ted file. Please find our data pro­tec­tion notice acc. DSGVO (Gen­eral Data Pro­tec­tion Reg­u­la­tion) at the TU staff depart­ment homepage: or quick access 214041.

To ensure equal oppor­tun­it­ies between women and men, applic­a­tions by women with the required qual­i­fic­a­tions are expli­citly desired. Qual­i­fied indi­vidu­als with dis­ab­il­it­ies will be favored. The TU Ber­lin val­ues the diversity of its mem­bers and is com­mit­ted to the goals of equal oppor­tun­it­ies.

Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin – Der Präsid­ent – Fak­ultät VI, Insti­tut für Land­schaft­sar­chitek­tur und Umwelt­planung, FG Envir­on­mental Gov­ernance, Prof. Dr. Lena Partz­sch, Sekr. EB 2-4, Ernst-Reu­ter-Platz, 10587 Ber­lin






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