The project „Schmeck! Practices and aesthetics of eating in the quest for sustainable foodways“ offers a second position as research associate in a 50% part-time arrangement. The project is a pilot project in qualitative-sensory “citizen science”.
Coordination of the research process in an extended project team with 20 amateur researchers and scientific and artistic partners
Concept, training and coordination of sensory-ethnografic research and taste experiments
Contribution to the articulation of project results, e.g. in form of a „slightly different cookbook“ and a reflection on the transdisciplinary research process
Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in sociology, anthropology, cultural studies or comparable disciplines
Experience in leading and moderating collaborative processes in heterogeneous teams
Given expertise or capability to work up the state of debate in methods of sensory ethnography, aesthetic experiments and transdisciplinary research
Good English language skills are desired
How to apply:
Written applications are kindly requested under the reference number with usual documentation (especially a substantial cover letter explaining your interest and aptitude, a curriculum vitae, certificates) preferably by E-Mail in a single PDF-file to firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät VI, Institut für Soziologie, FG Soziologie der Politik, Prof. Dr. Voß, Sekr. FH 9-1, Fraunhoferstr- 33-36, 10587 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. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.