Student Research Assistant (m/w/d), Department Monitoring Society and Social Change, Team Social Surveys


GESIS Leibniz-Institut für Sozialwissenschaften

Starting on January 16, 2020 our Department Monitoring Society and Social Change, Team Social Surveys, located in Mannheim, is looking for a

Student Research Assistant (m/w/d)

(payment according MWK, 40 hrs./month, institutional)

The advertised position is part of the „Europen Social Survey (ESS) Germany“ project. The ESS is an academically-driven cross-national survey dealing with the political and social attitudes and behaviors of citizens across Europe (


Your responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the team in all phases of the data collection process of the ESS in Germany
  • Supporting the team in its research and publication activities (literature search, data preparation, statistical analysis of survey data)
  • Supporting the team in administrative duties

Your profile:

  • Enrolled in a social science program (e.g. political science, sociology, etc.) at a university for the duration of the contract
  • Very good knowledge of statistical software packages (preferably Stata or R) as well as MS Office
    Proficiency in spoken and written German and English
  • Reliability and ability to work in a team


For more information regarding the internship, please contact Dr. Christian Schnaudt via e-Mail or phone 0621/1246-423.
If you have questions about the application process, please contact Michaela Kurtov via e-Mail.

We only process online applications.

You are interested?

Then apply up to and including 08.12.2019 via our online application portal.

The application number is:: SHK-DBG-039en

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