Post Doctoral in Department of Earth Sciences of Institute of Geographic Sciences
Freie Universität Berlin

The project "CoopLab: Participation through cooperative open space development in arrival quarters" deals with issues of social cohesion and socio-ecological neighborhood development under conditions of increasing diversity in German cities. In transdisciplinary cooperation with urban planning, municipalities, housing associations and civil society associations, KoopLab is testing innovative methods of cooperative open space development. The spatial focus of KoopLab lies on so-called arrival quarters in three municipalities that are characterized by social disadvantage, migration and a high density of housing. The BMBF joint project is coordinated and managed by the work area Globalization, Transformation, Gender.

Introduction to city-related migration research and the methods of empirical social research and transdisciplinary research; Preparation, execution and evaluation of empirical research; Collaboration on the publications of the overall project; conceptual design and implementation of workshops and conferences; Development and maintenance of a literature database; Preparation of presentations; Support in the coordination of the overall project; Writing research reports for the sponsor; Public relation. The activity serves the own knowledgeable qualification.


University degree (Diplom or Master) in geography, migration studies.

knowledge of urban and migration research; Experience in scientific coordination activities; Experience in public relations (writing texts, social media, wordpress), very good command of English. 
We offer: Collaboration in a transdisciplinary collaborative project.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. med. Antonie Schmiz ( ).

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