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Max Planck Insti­tute for Human Deve­lop­ment - Cen­ter for Adap­tive Ratio­na­lity

Der For­schungs­be­reich für Adap­tive Ratio­na­li­tät (ARC) ver­eint eine inter­dis­zi­pli­näre, inter­na­tio­nale For­scher­gruppe, die sich aus Wis­sen­schaft­le­rin­nen und Wis­sen­schaft­lern der Psy­cho­lo­gie, Neu­ro­wis­sen­schaf­ten, Öko­no­mie, Phi­lo­so­phie, Bio­lo­gie und Mathe­ma­tik zusam­men­setzt. Wir unter­su­chen, wie Men­schen und andere Lebe­we­sen – aus­ge­stat­tet mit begrenz­ten kogni­ti­ven Res­sour­cen – in der Welt und im Gedächt­nis nach Infor­ma­tio­nen suchen und wie sie Ent­schei­dun­gen tref­fen, wenn wenig Zeit für sorg­fäl­ti­ges Nach­den­ken bleibt.

1 Student Assistant in the area of
Technical Consulting and Laboratories

for 60-86 hours / month flexible from 15.10.2024
Application deadline: 15.08.2024


We are looking for a tech-savvy and curious person who enjoys new technologies and is
willing to learn new things and support us in the area of Technical Consulting and

A great enthusiasm for new technologies and the willingness to familiarize yourself with
new fields is more important to us than previous knowledge. However, you must be
enrolled at a German university or university of applied sciences.

Erwartete Qualifikationen:

Scientists regularly have ideas that require technical solutions. You will be part of a team
that acts as an interface between science and IT. We try to find or develop technical
solutions to support the scientists in their endeavors. This can include researching, testing,
and configuring software solutions (e.g., Integromat, n8n, Mattermost, Talkyard, Jira) as
well as hardware (e.g., virtual reality, audio and video equipment, wearables).
Furthermore, you will help to technologically support and further develop the existing
laboratories (PC, eye-tracking, EEG, and virtual reality laboratories).
We are of course open to new technologies – do you have an exciting idea? Feel free to

Unser Angebot:

We know that studying demands a lot. That’s why your studies always come first with us.
Your working hours will be flexible and planned around your studies.
You will find yourself in a stimulating and friendly working environment – in a small team
with many opportunities to learn new skills, implement your own ideas, and learn more
about modern technologies in practical use. We will of course also provide you with a work
notebook if needed. Moreover, there is always the possibility to write your Bachelor's or
Master's thesis with us.

And what interests you at least as much: The salary is regulated by collective agreement
and amounts to €12.41/hour for Bachelor's and €14.33/hour for Master's students.
You are also welcome to contribute to other areas of our IT if you are interested. Are you
interested in server technologies or scientific computing? Are you excited about
programming experiments and applications? Is 3D scanning and 3D printing your thing?
Perfect match!

Hinweise zur Bewerbung:

The Max Planck Society strives for gender and diversity equality. We welcome applications
from all backgrounds. The Max Planck Society is committed to increasing the number of
individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from
such qualified individuals.

The application should include a motivation letter (max. 1 page), a CV, and relevant
university certificates. Please send your application by e-mail without a photo as a single
PDF file with the subject "TECH2024" to Philip Jakob,

Are you still undecided or do you have any questions? Feel free to send an e-mail to the
above e-mail address and we will do our best to answer your questions.

The data protection declaration for the processing of personal data within the scope of
your application can be found here: