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

Rese­arch assit­ant - 0.5 work­ing time - salary grade E13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len

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. It is encour­aged to con­trib­ute own ideas and skills. The work can be com­bined with a doc­tor­ate degree.
The Pro­jekt "PRO­Mot­ing Qual­ity" pur­sues a dou­ble aim: to eval­u­ate the influ­ence of pati­ent-repor­ted out­comes (PROM) on treat­ment suc­cess and eval­u­ate the cost-effect­ive­ness of their meas­ure­ment; and to eval­u­ate dif­fer­ent treat­ment opti­ons for pati­ents with elect­ive hip or knee arth­ro­plas­ties based on the prin­ciples of value-based health care. These ques­tions will be add­res­sed in a ran­dom­ized con­trol­led trial. In the inter­ven­tion group, PROMS will be meas­ured upon admit­tance and dis­charge from hos­pital and peri­od­ic­ally up to 12 mon­ths after sur­gery. In the con­trol group they will only be meas­ured upon admit­tance and at the 12 month mark. This data will be lin­ked to claims data to eval­u­ate the actual resource use for pati­ents inclu­ded in the study.

Spe­fic­ally, the main tasks of the pos­i­tion hol­der will include the fol­low­ing:
  • quant­it­at­ive data ana­lysis and hypo­the­sis Form­a­tion
  • lit­er­at­ure search (natio­nal and inter­na­tio­nal)
  • sup­port for the organ­iz­a­tion of pro­ject-rela­ted meet­ing (e.g. pre­par­ing and con­duct­ing work­shops)
  • devel­op­ment of sci­ent­i­fic art­icles and other pro­ject out­puts based on own ini­ti­at­ive and after dis­cus­sion with the pro­ject Group
  • the work can be com­bined with a doc­tor­ate degree

fur­ther inform­a­tions:


  • a suc­cess­fully com­ple­ted uni­ver­sity degree (Dip­lom, Mas­ter or equi­val­ent) in a rela­ted dis­cip­line, such as (health) eco­nom­ics, pub­lic health, indus­trial engin­eer­ing or medi­cine is requi­red
  • excel­lent know­ledge of Ger­man AND Eng­lish is abso­lutely neces­sary
  • good know­ledge of stat­ist­ical meth­ods and rela­ted soft­ware pack­ages is requi­red
  • rel­ev­ant know­ledge on health sys­tems (Ger­many and inter­na­tion­ally) is desir­able
  • exper­i­ence in work­ing with Ger­man health sys­tem data (e.g. claims data) is desir­able
  • exper­i­ence with pati­ent-repor­ted out­come meas­ures (PROM) is desir­able

How to ap­ply:

Please send your writ­ten applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Fakultät VII, Institut für Technologie und Management, FG Management im Gesundheitswesen, Prof. Dr. Busse, Sekr. H 80, Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin or by e-mail to

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.