Offer 86 out of 155 from 16/11/23, 10:15


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty VII - Institute of Economics and Management / Chair of Economics and Infrastructure policy

Technische Universität Berlin offers an open position:

Research assistant - 0.5 part-time employment - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

under the reserve that funds are granted

Working field:

Scientific participation in the above-mentioned subject in the academic coordination within the framework of the Transnational Center for Just Transitions in Energy, Climate & Sustainability (TRAJECTS) project. Trajects has three regional hubs and a global network of over 40 institutions from civil society, science, think tanks, public administration and business. The project aims to support and strengthen transcontinental exchange, research and education on various "sustainbility changes". Accordingly, the main task of the advertised position is to facilitate a South-South-North exchange and capacity-building with a strong inter- and transdisciplinary approach. A particular fovus ist on Colombia, which, due to it´s high coal exports, is uniquly affected by structural change.


  • Successfully completed university degree (Diplom, Master or equivalent) in engineering, economics or similar
  • Good knowledge in the area of "Just Transition" and coal phase-out
  • Very good Spanish language skills (both spoken and written)
  • Intercultural competence (e.g., between the Global South and North) ist an advantage
  • Experience in conducting international research or exchange projects is a plus
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good command of German and/or English is required; willingness to learn either English or German is expected

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents only by email in one pdf document to Prof. Dr. Christian von Hirschhausen via

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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 - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät VII - Institut für Wirtschaft und Management, FG Wirtschafts- und Infrastrukturpolitik, Prof. Dr. Christian von Hirschhausen, Sekr. H33, Straße des 17. Juni 135 , 10623 Berlin