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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fac­ulty V - Insti­tute of Land and Sea Tram­s­port Sys­tems / Depart­ment of Vehicles

Research Assist­ant - salary grade E13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len

part-time employ­ment may be pos­sible

Work­ing field:

Research in the frame­work of a DFG-fun­ded pro­ject in the field of Auto­mated Driv­ing in col­lab­or­a­tion with the Depart­ment of Cog­nit­ive Psy­cho­logy and Cog­nit­ive Ergo­nom­ics. The pro­ject aims to invest­ig­ate drivers’ beha­vior, per­form­ance and work­load when switch­ing from auto­mated to manual driv­ing, espe­cially dur­ing highly dynamic man­euvers, and to develop driver assist­ance func­tions to sup­port the driver dur­ing the han­dover situ­ation.

This includes the fol­low­ing tasks:

  • Develop a driver inter­fer­ence assist­ance demon­strator
  • Develop a concept to estim­ate grip util­iz­a­tion
  • Develop a concept to val­id­ate stud­ies per­formed in a driv­ing sim­u­lator using a test vehicle
  • Super­vise and provide guid­ance to a stu­dent assist­ant

The pos­sib­il­ity to pur­sue a PhD is offered

Fur­ther Inform­a­tion can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Müller (tel.: +49(0)30 314-72970, e-mail:


  • Suc­cess­fully com­pleted uni­versity degree (Mas­ter, Dip­lom or equi­val­ent) in Con­trol Engin­eer­ing, Mechat­ron­ics, Elec­trical Engin­eer­ing, Auto­mot­ive Engin­eer­ing, Mech­an­ical Engin­eer­ing, or related stud­ies
  • Good know­ledge in the fields of Auto­mot­ive Engin­eer­ing, Con­trol Engin­eer­ing, and in Mod­el­ing and Sim­u­la­tion (Mat­lab/Sim­ulink) is desir­able
  • Exper­i­ence in con­duct­ing tests in driv­ing sim­u­lat­ors or with test vehicles is an advant­age
  • Very good Ger­man lan­guage skills, both oral and writ­ten
  • Good Eng­lish lan­guage skills

How to ap­ply:

Please send your applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments prefer­ably by email in a single PDF file to or in writ­ing to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Fak­ultät V, Insti­tut für Land- und Seeverkehr, FG Kraft­fahrzeuge, Prof. Dr. Stef­fen Müller, Sekr. TIB 13, Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25, 13355 Ber­lin.

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.

Please send cop­ies only. Ori­gi­nal docu­ments will not be retur­ned.