Research Associate

The topic Bringing Technology to Market is one of the focus fields of ESMT Berlin, providing research and teaching about the question how industrial companies can succeed in global markets. In this area we are currently looking for a

Research Associate
(m/f, part-time - 30 hours/week, to start in September 2018)

As Research Associate you will 

  • participate in a structured doctoral program with the goal of completing your doctoral thesis, preferably within three years; under the supervision of a professor from ESMT and from a further German university
  • review literature, collect and analyze data, and write research papers, articles for practitioners, and case studies
  • support the operations in the field of Bringing Technology to Market by taking over selected tasks and projects

You are qualified because you

  • hold a master degree in Business Administration, Economics, or a related field
  • are fluent in English and preferably also in German
  • have very strong writing skills
  • have good analytical skills and interest in statistical estimation practice
  • have excellent organizational and time-management skills, attention to details, and a team worker’s spirit
  • are motivated to work in an international academic environment

This is what we can offer you

We offer one of the most international working environments in a historic building in the heart of Berlin. As a member of our team, you will find an open-minded, collegial, inspiring, and goal-oriented atmosphere. At ESMT Berlin, communication channels are short, and hierarchies are flat. Furthermore, you will get in personal contact with senior managers from globally reputable companies.

We are looking forward to receiving your application in English or German via e-mail (Subject: Research Associate, BTM), including:
  • motivation letter including your salary expectations and your possible start date
  • CV with relevant certificates and references
  • work permit for non-EU citizens
Please combine all the documents into one pdf file.
Carolin Ludwig
Human Resources Manager
Tel.: 030 21231 0
ESMT Berlin, Schlossplatz 1, 10178 Berlin