Founded in 1991, the Wuppertal Institute sees itself as a leading international think tank for impact and application-oriented sustainability research. Its work focuses on shaping transformation processes towards a climate-friendly and resource-efficient world.
The candidate should support various projects of the Research Unit Structural Change and Innovation within the Division Future Energy and Industry Systems. The research projects deal with the topics: global energy transitions, specifically coal phase-out, decarbonising industry and just transition.
You will work within the team of the Berlin Office of the Wuppertal Institute and support specifically with:
What We Offer
During your work as a research assistant, you will gain insight and practical experience in the dynamic research area of sustainability and energy transitions. Our Berlin office is characterised by a collegial and international atmosphere. The position comprises 19 hours/week and is initially limited until 31/03/2022 (end of semester), but an extension is sought. Your working hours can be arranged flexibly.
We want to represent social diversity also in our team and welcome applications that contribute to this. We look forward to receiving your informative application documents (in a PDF file) by 27/06/2021, quoting reference number 299-21-SYS-SCI via our careers page.