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Job Offer: The Economics Department is looking for a Research Assistant (m/f/d), 50% praedoc for 4 years, salary grade 13 TV-L FU, reference code: Econ PD24

News from Mar 07, 2024

Application deadline: March 25, 2024

Job description:

Participation in research and teaching of the team lead by Prof. Dr. Max Steinhardt (professor in economics with special focus on economic policy in North America).

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.


Knowledge in empirical economic research and econometrics

Interest in one or more of the following research fields: political economy, economics of migration, gender economics, North American economic policy and/or economic history

Very good language skills in English

For further information please refer to Prof. Dr. Max Steinhardt (economics@jfki.fu-berlin.de)

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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