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Research fellow (m/f/d) with expected 3/4-part-time employment - E 13 TV-L HU (third-party funding limited for 3 years

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Faculty of Life Sciences - Department of Psychology

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Job description:

  • scientific services in research in the DFG-Project “Definition and Estimation of causal Effects in Latent-State-Trait-Modellen (CaST)”, in collaboration with the Department of Psychological Methodology at the Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena (Prof. Dr. Tobias Koch) in the field of psychological research methods with a focus on causal inference in longitudinal designs
  • development and adaptation of new methods to improve the analysis and design of psychological studies
  • publication of results in peer-reviewed journals
  • close collaboration in the design, analysis, and publication of research studies with various collaboration partners
  • assignments for the own scientific qualification (PhD)



  • university degree in psychology, statistics, economics/econometrics, mathematics, computer sciences, machine learning or a closely related field with a strong focus on quantitative methods
  • excellent knowledge of quantitative methods, especially multivariate statistics
  • competent use of standard software, statistics software, and programming skills (e.g., R, Julia, Python, MPLUS, Stan)
  • interest in at least one of the following areas: structural equation models, analysis of longitudinal data, multilevel analysis, causal inference
  • interest in psychological research on cognitive and affective development
  • excellent command of English is required, command of German is of advantage


We offer:

  • excellent working conditions in a dynamic research environment at a university of proven excellence
  • a strong international network and a stimulating and supportive intellectual
  • the opportunity to jointly shape the research group and be part of a dedicated team that is involved with interdisciplinary projects of excellence


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Please send your application (including a short cover letter, a detailed cv, relevant certificates and academic degrees), quoting the reference number DR/111/23, to Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Psychology, Prof. Dr. Manuel Voelkle (located: Rudower Chaussee 18, 12489 Berlin-Adlershof), Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany or preferably by e-mail in one PDF file to

HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply. Since we will not return your documents, please submit copies in the application only.

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