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Call for Applications - The economics department is looking for a research assistant

News from Jun 11, 2019

The John-F.-Kennedy-Institut for North American Studies is looking for a

research assistant (praedoc) (m/f/d), 50%-part-time, limited to 4 years,

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Closing date for applications: June 24, 2019

Job description:

Participation in research and teaching and assistance in research projects of the

professorship in economics with special focus on economic policy in North America (Prof. Dr.

Max Steinhardt).

Participation in acquiring funding for, and carrying out, sponsored research.

The position entails the opportunity to obtain a doctoral degree in economics at the Freie

Universität Berlin.


A master’s degree (or equivalent) in economics.


Good knowledge in empirical research and econometrics

Interest in North American economic policy and/or economic history

Very good language skills in English

For further information please refer to Prof. Dr. Max Steinhardt (max.steinhardt@fuberlin.


Further information

Please send your detailed application as a pdf file (preferably in one document) to Prof. Dr.

Max Steinhardt: economics@jfki.fu-berlin.de or via mail to

Freie Universität Berlin

Zentralinstitut John-F.-Kennedy-Institut

Herrn Prof. Dr. Max Steinhardt

Lansstr. 7-9

14195 Berlin (Dahlem)

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