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Research assistant (m/f/d), EG 13 TV-H - in the field of vocational and business education

Department of Economics, Institute for Vocational Education - Prof. Dr. Ute Clement - subject to funding approval - temporary, part-time (currently 26.4 hours per week)

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Part-time with 66% of the regular working hours of a full-time employee. The position is initially limited until 31.12.2022 within the framework of the project "Normality assumptions on work and occupation among young clients and their welfare state counterparts" (§ 2 Abs. 1 WissZeitVG). The possibility of a doctorate is given.

The project, funded by the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, investigates social representations of work among young people supported by the welfare state on the one hand and employees of welfare state institutions on the other.



  • Scientific collaboration in the above-mentioned project.



  • Academic university studies in vocational education or another social science completed with at least good results.


Advantageous are:

  • Previous knowledge in the fields of qualitative social research, youth research or labor market research.
  • Thorough and independent working methods
  • A high degree of organizational skills
  • Experience in dealing with young interview partners


For further inquiries, please contact Prof. Dr. Ute Clement, Tel.: 0561-804-4547, E-Mail: clement[at]uni-kassel[dot]de, is at your disposal.


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In terms of equal opportunities, the University of Kassel strives to offer women and men the same development opportunities and to counteract existing disadvantages. The aim is to significantly increase the proportion of women in research and teaching. Qualified women are therefore expressly encouraged to apply. Severely disabled applicants will be given preference if they are equally qualified and qualified. Full-time positions are generally divisible. Please submit only copies of your application documents (no folders), as these cannot be returned after the selection process has been completed; they will be destroyed in compliance with data protection regulations. Applications with informative documents should be sent to the President of the University of Kassel, 34109 Kassel or bewerbungen[at]uni-kassel[dot]de, indicating the reference number in the subject line, and preferably also in electronic form.