Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty III - Institute of Energy Technologies / Energy Systems
Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen - 1st qualification period (PhD candidate)
part-time employment may be possible
The Department of Energy Systems is one of the most distinguished academic institutions in Germany and internationally with a focus on the energy industry. The department performs interdisciplinary tasks and deals with the complex interactions between technology, politics, society and the energy markets.
The team is characterized by staff with various professional backgrounds, the like of engineering, economics and humanities, on whose approaches and methods the work is based. Our work focuses in particular on the following topics:
Analysis of energy and environmental policy frameworks and market design
Consideration of social aspects of energy transformations
Studies on energy poverty, access to energy and development in the Global South
Analysis of energy market and pricing structures
Examination of energy industry innovations and their system integration
In addition to research, the department makes an important contribution to the education of future decision-makers in the energy sector with a comprehensive range of courses, critical scientific discourse and the supervision of dissertations.
Work in current research areas of the department. Independent research and publication activities in the above-mentioned fields as well as support of proposal writing. Support of teaching in the department, including the creation of IT-based exercises and organization and independent execution of exercises and projects (in German and English) as well as the supervision of theses. Teaching activities cover the subject areas of basic economics, energy economics, energy system analysis as well as energy poverty and access to energy in the Global South. Within the scope of the activity, the competence to write and publish at least one scientific publication should be acquired. The possibility of writing further publications and summarizing them in a cumulative dissertation is given.
Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in engineering or business studies with a focus on the energy industry
Previous knowledge in the above mentioned fields of work is desirable
Good German and English language skills required
Teaching experience in the above areas is desirable
How to apply:
Please send your application with the reference number and the appropriate documents by email (in a single pdf file, max 5 MB) to Prof. Dr. Boris Heinz (email@example.com).
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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 - Der Präsident - Fakultät III, Institut für Energietechnik, FG Energiesysteme, Prof. Dr. Boris Heinz, Sekr. TA 8, Einsteinufer 25, 10587 Berlin