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Wis­sen­schafts­zen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­al­for­schung gGmbH - Sozi­al­wis­sen­schaf­ten

Das Wis­sen­schafts­zen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­al­for­schung (WZB) betreibt pro­blem­ori­en­tierte Grund­la­gen­for­schung. Unter­sucht wer­den Ent­wick­lun­gen, Pro­bleme und Inno­va­ti­ons­chan­cen moder­ner Gesell­schaf­ten. Die For­schung ist theo­rie­ge­lei­tet, pra­xis­be­zo­gen, oft lang­fris­tig ange­legt und meist inter­na­tio­nal ver­glei­chend.

Rese­arch Fel­low (post-doc) (f/m/x)


The WZB Ber­lin Social Sci­ence Cen­ter is offe­ring a posi­tion for a Rese­arch Fel­low (post-doc) (f/m/x) at the Cen­ter for Glo­bal Con­sti­tu­tio­na­lism hea­ded by Pro­fes­sor Dr. Mat­tias Kumm. The posi­tion is to be fil­led full-time (cur­r­ently 39 wee­kly hours) from 1 Janu­ary 2020 until 31 August 2021.


  • Rese­arch on com­pa­ra­tive, European or inter­na­tio­nal con­sti­tu­tio­nal law or the history and theory of con­sti­tu­tio­na­lism wit­hin the rese­arch pro­gram of the Cen­ter of Glo­bal Con­sti­tu­tio­na­lism.

Er­war­te­te Qua­li­fi­ka­tio­nen:

  • Excel­lent Doc­to­ral degree pre­fer­a­bly in Law, pos­si­bly in Poli­ti­cal Sci­ence or Poli­ti­cal Phi­lo­so­phy,
  • Back­ground and rese­arch ori­en­ta­tion in the­mes rela­ted to Glo­bal Con­sti­tu­tio­na­lism,
  • Inter­na­tio­nal rese­arch expe­ri­ence,
  • Abi­lity to work well inde­pendently as well as part of a team,
  • Good time- and self-manage­ment,
  • Struc­tu­red and ana­ly­ti­cal work style,
  • Good com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills.

Un­ser An­ge­bot:

In accordance with Ger­man Public Ser­vice Collec­tive Agree­ment Pay Scale we offer up to TVöD EG14, depen­ding on qua­li­fi­ca­ti­ons, expe­ri­ence and spe­ci­fic allo­ca­tion of tasks.

Hin­wei­se zur Be­wer­bung:

Equally well-qua­li­fied dis­ab­led per­sons will be given prio­rity.
The WZB expressly invi­tes women and people with an immi­grant back­ground to apply.

Can­di­da­tes are kindly requested to sub­mit an app­li­ca­tion with a let­ter of moti­va­tion, cur­ri­cu­lum vitae, list of publi­ca­ti­ons, copies of cer­ti­fi­ca­tes as well as con­tacts of two refe­rees and a one to three-page out­line of the rese­arch pro­po­sal in elec­tro­nic for­mat (no more than two pdf files) by 16 Sep­tem­ber 2019 to:

Wis­sen­schafts­zen­trum Ber­lin für Sozi­al­for­schung gGmbH
Hilde Ott­schofski
Reich­piet­schu­fer 50
10785 Ber­lin