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News from Nov 19, 2012

Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften

Forschungszentrum für Umweltpolitik (FFU)

Research Associate

¾ part-time job

Duration 3 years

E 13 TV-L FU



    * Participation in the DFG-Forschungsgruppe 736: Urban Climate and Heat Stress im Mid-latitude Cities in View of Climate Change (UCaHS) (www.klima.tu-berlin.de/forschung/ucahs/index_de.htm)

    * possible measures for the implementation of new policies (self-administration, indirect governance, authorities)

    * attempts to let the  public participate in local climate politics and governance strategies

    * learning processes between cities: international networks, model-towns, diffusion of local action-plans, NGO support

    * local initiatives within multi-level governance structures and the interaction of local, central, regional and supranational levels

    * chance to gain a PhD/doctorate will be given



Academic qualifications (MA or equivalent, preferably in political sciences)



    * excellent spoken and written English

    * knowledge of energy politics and climate change

    * high level of self-initiative and the ability to work autonomously

    * interest in environment-related topics

    * very good MS-Office (Excel/Word/ppt) skills

    * high team competency and organisational skills


Deadline for applications: 03.12.2012

Please send your application with CV and significant documents, stating the reference „Constellations” to:


Freie Universität Berlin

Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaft

Forschungszentrum für Umweltpolitik (FFU)

Frau Prof. Dr. Miranda Schreurs

Ihnestr. 21

14195 Berlin (Dahlem)