Student Assistant

The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) is seeking a

Student Assistant

for the Laboratory of Population Health. The candidate should have a background in demography, economics, sociology, or a related field. An interest in demo- graphy and experience with statistical software (R, Stata) are desired. A good command of English is essential.

The tasks include

  • Literature search
  •  Data handling and data management
  •  Statistical analysis
  • Administrative and organizational support

The successful candidate will start work at the MPIDR on November 1, 2017 and the first contract runs over 6 months with the intention for a prolongation. The number of working hours is 40 hours per month. More information on the work of the institute is available at www.demogr.mpg.de.

The application should be in English and include a cover letter as well as a CV with details of your academic studies, grades, and your interests.

Please address your application to Mrs. Birgit Möller at moeller@demogr.mpg.de.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.