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In line with the institute's profile, work at the Social Research Center Dortmund (sfs) is largely organized on a project basis. Accordingly, you will find mainly project job offers on this page.

Student Assistant (SHK) for 15 hours per week.

The position is available in the Faculty of Social Sciences in the research area "Transformative Governance in City and Region" of the Social Research Centre Dortmund in the project "Social Transformation of the Building Sector: socially just transformation of the multi-family housing stock towards climate neutrality (STABLE)" as of 15.04.2023 with 15 hours per week for a duration of 12 months. An extension is being sought. We are looking for a student from the field of sustainability management, geography, environmental science, spatial planning, political science or a similar focus.

Details of the job offer (PDF is in german)

We are always interested in receiving unsolicited applications for student or research assistants. 

Sozialforschungsstelle Dortmund
Evinger Platz 17
D-44339 Dortmund

Location & approach

Exit 13 (Kreuz Dortmund Nord-Ost), direction Derne/Schwerte (B236), 1st exit direction Dortmund-Eving, next traffic lights turn right (Kemminghauser Str.), after 2.7km turn left (Evinger Str./B 54), after 1.1km traffic lights turn left (Deutsche Straße), after 500m on the left is the Evinger Platz.

From the Bundesstraße 1 (extension A40 or A44) to the intersection B1/B236 direction Lünen, 3rd exit direction Dortmund-Eving.

Exit Dortmund Hafen, turn left until the intersection Münsterstraße (B54), direction Eving, after about three kilometers turn into Deutsche Straße.

You can download an enlarged general map here

From Dortmund Airport, it takes just about 20 minutes to get to Dortmund Central Station by AirportExpress and from there to the university by subway (U-Bahn) 41. The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". A wider range of international flight connections is offered by Düsseldorf Airport, about 60 kilometers away, which can be reached directly by S-Bahn from the university station. From there, you can get directly to Dortmund Central Station.

From Dortmund Central Station, take the U 41 light rail (direction Brambauer / Brechten). The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". The Minister Stein Center is located on the right in the direction of travel of the streetcar.

You can find an overview map here.