Offer 141 out of 442 from 10/03/23, 11:10


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty VI - Institute of Technology and Management/ Health Care Management

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

The holder of the position has the possibility to work within a multidisciplinary, internationally oriented team, focusing on health systems, health services research, health economics and management, and health technology assessment. This includes the opportunity to contribute your own ideas and skills in research, teaching and international cooperation. There are flexible and family-friendly working hours and the option of mobile working. There is the possibility of pursuing a PhD and continuing professional education.

Specifically, we are looking for support for the Global Health research area at the Berlin School of Public Health (BSPH). This includes the challenges posed by pandemics and global health inequalities, as well as transnational influences of globalization on health, such as digitization, international migration, the effects of climate change, and the influence of transnational corporations. Projects relevant to the position are in particular the German West African Centre for Global Health and Pandemic Prevention (G-WAC), and the Berlin University Alliance (BUA) project Pandemic non-pharmacological interventions to flatten the curve as well as the PhD programme Global Health, which is currently being established.

Specifically, the tasks in the Global Health research area include the following aspects:
  • Support with the coordination and implementation of various projects (especially G-WAC, BUA, PhD programme)
  • Development of the thematic field of Global Health in the Berlin research area by integrating regional, national and international partners
  • Conducting qualitative and quantitative data analyses in the field of health systems and services research in the context of G-WAC and BUA (Ghana)
  • Coordination, planning and management of scholarship programmes for PhD and Master students in the field of Global Health (especially G-WAC, PhD programme)
  • Supporting teaching in the Global Health module
  • Writing scientific articles and other publications
  • Dissemination of results, including presentation at conferences

You can find more information on the department's work portfolio at:


  • successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in a discipline relevant to the research area of Global Health, i.e. Public Health, (Health) Economics, Medicine, Industrial Engineering
  • knowledge and experience in qualitative and/or quantitative research
  • The applicant must be able to establish and maintain successful relationships with other research institutions, including international ones, and partners in politics, self-government and/or industry at home and abroad.
  • sufficient language proficiency to teach classes in both German and English is expected
  • first experience in academic teaching
  • very good knowledge of and confidence with MS Office applications

desirable knowledge:
  • intercultural competence, commitment, initiative and flexibility as well as team-oriented and independent work
  • experience with international assignments in countries with limited resources
  • willingness and tropical suitability for further travel
  • experience with interviews with international experts and their evaluation
  • experience with a literature management program
  • initial experience in the field of development cooperation

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents only by email (single pdf file, max. 5 MB) to Prof. Dr. Reinhard Busse by email

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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 - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät VII, Institut für Technologie, FG Management im Gesundheitswesen, Prof. Dr. Reinhard Busse, Sekr. H80, Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin