Job Offers for Academic Positions at Freie Universität Berlin

Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
School of business & economic
China-Europe Executive Master of Business Marketing

research assistant
1/2-part-time job
limited 2 years
Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU 

Job description:

  • development and management of the China-Europe Master of Business Marketing (China-Europe EMBM) with regard to research and teaching
  • academic implementation of the China-Europe EMBM, especially with regard to creating teaching texts and assignments
  • student supervision and consulting
  • organization of on-site seminars, especially in China; Marketing & sales of the China-Europe EMBM program in China
  • the Position allows to pursue PhD studies and earn a PhD degree

Requirements:

  • Master's or similar degree in business, economics or similar

Assets:

  • fluent English and Chinese
  • relevant professional experience in business-to-business firms; profund knowledge of Business and/or services marketing
  • IT skills (MS Office, SPSS, other relevant teaching and research Software)

Applications quoting the reference code 10030000/14/WM 17 must bereceived no later than December 29th; 2014 to

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft
Herrn Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Michael Kleinaltenkamp
Arnimallee 11
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)
Germany


Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Institut für Mathematik

Postdoc
limited to 2 years
Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU

Job description:

  • Algebraic Arithmetic Geometry, in particular Hodge theory
  • Ramification theory in characteristic 0 and in positive characteristic, local systems, rational Points, crystals in characteristic 0 and in positive characteristic

Condition of employment:

  • PhD in Mathematics

Applications (including letter of application, curriculum vitae, certificates, publication list, research statement and 2 letters of recommendation) quoting the reference code WM 19-001 are to be submitted not later than December 29th, 2014 to

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Institut für Mathematik
Frau Beate Pierchalla
Arnimallee 3
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)

by e-mail to pierchalla@math.fu-berlin.de


Graduate School of East Asian Studies

The Graduate School of East Asian Studies at Freie Universitaet Berlin (Germany) is inviting applications for a

postdoctoral research fellowship
limited 2 years with a focus on Japan
beginning on 1 September 2015.
salary terms of E 13 TV-L in the German public sector

Job description:

The Graduate School merges research in East Asian Studies (Japanese, Korean and Chinese Studies) with training in the social sciences (Political Science, Economics, Law, Social and Cultural Anthropology) as well as History and Cultural Studies. The training program is interdisciplinary with special emphasis on historically and culturally informed social science inquiry.

The post-doctoral position involves undertaking research in the context of the Graduate School's research focus on institutions in East Asia, coordinating teams of graduate student-researchers, and teaching a small semester-long seminar.

Minimum Requirements:

(1) Completed PhD or doctorate by the time of appointment.
(2) Field open to any social-science discipline, e.g. anthropology, economics, history, political science, or sociology.
(3) Empirical research focus on Japan.
(4) Fluency in Japanese and English.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Research focus on institutions
  • experience in qualitative research methods
  • teaching experience

Applications quoting the reference code GEAS/PostDoc/J should include a brief letter summarizing the applicant’s qualifications for the position, a current CV, and names of three references. Applications will be considered beginning February 2015.

All materials, including a private postal and e-mail address must be received no later than February 16th, 2015 at

Graduate School of East Asian Studies
Freie Universität Berlin
Hittorfstr. 18
14195 Berlin
application@geas.fu-berlin.de


Freie Universität Berlin
Graduate School of North American Studies

invites applications for

10 Doctoral Grants

and

4 Postdoctoral Positions (E13, 75%)

starting October 1, 2015

 The Graduate School of the John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies at Freie Universität invites applications for the academic year 2015/2016. The School's program is interdisciplinary in its approach and focuses on the social, economic and cultural changes impacting the United States and Canada at the beginning of the 21st century. Special attention is given to the crisis-prone transformations running through American society today. Areas of emphasis include domestic and foreign policy, economic development, ethnic identity and relations, as well as recent transformations in media, art, literature, culture, and religion. The language of instruction is English.

Applicants interested in pursuing a doctoral or postdoctoral research project with an emphasis in North American Studies must have a completed degree (Master or equivalent/Doctorate) with above average marks in one of the following disciplines or closely related academic programs: American Cultural Studies, American Literature, History, Political Science, Sociology, and Economics, and are expected to submit an outline of their doctoral/postdoctoral research project.

Funding for postdoctoral researchers will be on the basis of non-renewable two-year contracts. Doctoral grants are awarded for a maximum of three years; candidates with children are eligible for a fourth year of funding. Continued funding is dependent on the candidate’s performance and positive annual evaluations of his/her work.

Doctoral scholarships amount to 1.500 € per month

Postdoctoral positions (75%) are remunerated at E 13 TV-L FU of the German public sector pay scale.

Electronic applications in one pdf-file (maximum 5 MB) with the respective reference code should be sent to the attention of Dr. David Bosold at application@gsnas.fu-berlin.de no later than

  • January 31, 2015 (doctoral grants, reference GSNAS_PhD_2015)
  • February 28, 2015 (postdoctoral positions, reference GSNAS_Postdoc_2015)

The application form and all relevant details can be accessed at http://www.jfki.fu-berlin.de/en/graduateschool/application/index.html

Freie Universität is an equal opportunity employer.


Zentraleinrichtung Sprachenzentrum

English Lector
1/2-part-time job
Salary in accordance with level E 13 TV-L FU of the German public sector pay scale

Job description:

Applications are invited for the position of lector in English. The successful applicant will be required to teach and further develop English-language modules within Freie Universität Berlin's English and North American Studies Bachelor and Master programs (including the Teacher Education Master), and in the General Professional Skills strand of FUB's Bachelor programs. In addition, he/she will be expected to participate in the further development of admissions tests and module examinations, as well as English-language support for the FUB’s internationalization strategy. Duties will also include organizational and administrative tasks.

Requirements:

  • applicants are required to hold a university degree in a relevant subject area and, as a rule, to have subsequently held a language-teaching or comparable position for a minimum of three years
  • they are also expected to demonstrate native or near-native competence in English as well as pedagogical aptitude

Desirable:

  • good team skills and a very good command of German are also desirable, as well as teaching experience with relevant target groups, in particular within North American Studies programs
  • experience in the implementation of the Council of Europe's Common European Framework of Reference for languages at higher education level, especially in the development and adaptation of teaching and learning materials at CEFR levels B2 and C1 - including online and independent-learning materials – and in English-language support for the internationalization of higher education would also be desirable

Applications quoting the reference code 2014/54/Lehrkraft für besondere Aufgaben Englisch shall be addressed not later than December 18th, 2014 to

Freie Universität Berlin
Zentraleinrichtung Sprachenzentrum
Frau Dr. Ruth Tobias
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)


Freie Universität Berlin
Collaborative Research Centre CRC 973 "Priming and Memory of Organismic Responses to Stress"

Student assistant (41, 60 or 80 monthly hours)

The tasks will be to assist a project of the CRC 973. For further information on the scientific topics of the projects please visit www.sfb973.de.

The student helpers will have the chance to assist/support the various research projects of the CRC in the following fields:

  • Biochemical and / or molecular and / or ecological experiments
  • Preparation, development, and running of scientific experiments and analysis of data
  • Plant and insect rearing, maintenance of fungal or bacterial cultures

Desirable:

  • Two successfully completed semesters in biology or related field of study
  • Experimental / practical experience in one of the above mentioned areas
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Team spirit
  • Ability to work conceptually and independently
  • Excellent skills in MS Office

Duration of Agreement:

  • min. 3 months, max. 6 months

Vacant positions will be filled again successively and without any rhythm. There might be waiting times. Please send your application quoting the reference code CRC973/HiWi with the usual documents (letter of application, curriculum vitae, certificates of qualifications, student enrolment certificate) directly to

Freie Universität Berlin
Collaborative Research Centre 973
Prof. Dr. Monika Hilker
Haderslebener Str. 9
12163 Berlin

or by e-mail to: monika.hilker@fu-berlin.de

For further information please contact Tobias Otte, Tel.: +49 30 838-709 73 or www.sfb973.de.


Department of Biology, Chemestry, Pharmacy

Student assistant (41, 60 or 80 monthly hours)

Responsibility:

  • Programming in C++, MatLab, Python
  • Maintenence of data bases
  • Data analysis at the PC

Desirable:

  • 2 concluded semester

We prefer students in the 3rd and higher semester in a natural science discipline and particularly that seek to perform their Bachelor, Master or Diploma degree in our lab. Written applications should include information about the major interests in one of the above mentioned work descriptions and the usual documents (letter of application, copy of the document of immatriculation, short CV, social living conditions) and are possible at any time.

Duration of agreement:

  • limited to 3 – max. 24 months

Vacant positions will be filled again successively and without any rhythm. There might be waiting times. Please send your application quoting the reference code "Nawrot" with the usual documents (letter of application, curriculum vitae, certificates of qualifications, student enrolment certificate) directly to

Freie Universität Berlin
Department of Biology, Chmestry, Pharmacy
Institute of Biology/Neurobiology
Herrn Prof. Dr. Martin Nawrot
Königin-Luise-Str. 1-3
14195 Berlin

or by e-mail to: martin.nawrot@fu-berlin.de

For further information please contact Prof. Nawrot, Tel.: +49 30 838-566 92


Department of Biology, Chemestry, Pharmacy

Student assistant (41, 60 or 80 monthly hours)

Responsibility:

  • Behavioral experiments with fruit fly, moths and locusts
  • Histological work
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Data analysis

Desirable:

  • 2 concluded semester

We prefer students in the 3rd and higher semester in a natural science discipline and particularly that seek to perform their Bachelor, Master or Diploma degree in our lab. Written applications should include information about the major interests in one of the above mentioned work descriptions and the usual documents (letter of application, copy of the document of immatriculation, short CV, social living conditions) and are possible at any time.

Duration of agreement:

  • limited to 3 – max. 24 months

Vacant positions will be filled again successively and without any rhythm. There might be waiting times. Please send your application quoting the reference code "Pflüger" with the usual documents (letter of application, curriculum vitae, certificates of qualifications, student
enrolment certificate) directly to

Freie Universität Berlin
Department of Biology, Chmestry, Pharmacy
Institute of Biology/Neurobiology
Herrn Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Pflüger
Königin-Luise-Str. 29/30
14195 Berlin

or by e-mail to: pflueger@neurobiologie.fu-berlin.de

For further information please contact Prof. Pflüger, Tel.: +49 30 838-546 76.


Women are explicitly encouraged to apply. Handicapped applicants will be preferred in case of equal qualifications. Applications from people with a migration background who meet the recruitment requirements are desirable.
Interview costs cannot be covered by the Freie Universität Berlin. Application documents will not be returned. Please submit your documents only in copy.

Published by the President's Office of Freie Universität Berlin
Edited by Div. II A 2 - Personnel Management

Last Update: Dec 15, 2014