Offer 35 out of 153 from 19/09/23, 13:08


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty III - Process Sciences - Institute of Energy Technology / Energy, Comfort and Health in Buildings

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible, under the reserve that funds are granted

Working field:

We are currently investigating 2 large districts in Berlin and are supporting them scientifically in the transformation towards climate neutrality. The focus is on the reduction of the energy demand of the buildings and the extensive integration of renewable energy sources. Our analysis ranges from energy production to the distribution, storage and control of heat and cold between the buildings to the use in indoor spaces. Extensive parameter and sensitivity studies will be performed, including the use of AI methods. In the quarters, the measures proposed by us are to be realized in the short term and subsequently scientifically supervised by us by means of energy monitoring and operational optimization.
The opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree is available.


Successfully completed university degree (diploma, master's degree or equivalent) in the field of building services engineering, energy and process engineering, mechanical engineering, renewable energies or equivalent.

We are looking for a person with good knowledge in the field of:
  • Renewable energy systems
  • Distribution, storage, control and use of heat and cold

Good knowledge of the following topics is a plus:
  • Building energy systems
  • Energy evaluation of systems/components of technical building equipment and room air technology.
  • Energy system simulations
  • Good programming skills (ideally Python)
  • Work experience outside of academia
  • Flexibility; interest in new challenges
  • Good knowledge of English, good written and spoken German; willingness to learn the language skills that are missing in each case
  • Ability to work in a team and to organize
In your application please go into detail about your knowledge and explain your motivation.

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (combined in a single pdf file, max. 5 MB) by email to Prof. Dr. Martin Kriegel ( or in writing to Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät III, Institut für Energietechnik, FG Energie, Komfort und Gesundheit in Gebäuden, Prof. Dr.-Ing. M. Kriegel, Sekr. HL 45, Marchstr. 4, 10587 Berlin.

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