Workgroup for Economic and Infrastructure Policy (WIP)

Student Assistant with 80 Monthly Hours, without Teaching Duties in the Project "Open Source Modeling of the Future Role of Renewable Hydrogen in Germany and Europe"

Reference number: WIP-OH2-001

The Department of Economic and Infrastructure Policy (WIP) is looking for a student assistant to support the research project "Open source modeling of the future role of renewable hydrogen in Germany and Europe" starting on 01.05.2023. The aim of the project is to analyze renewable hydrogen and its impact on the energy system. Within the project, several model types will be combined to gain detailed insights into the role of renewable hydrogen as a future energy carrier. The student assistant will support research activities within the research project, e.g., by participating in model development and coupling, data research and processing, and by assisting with organizational tasks. The working time amounts to 80 hours per month and primarily includes work in the following areas:

  • Project content support: programming tasks, modeling, collaboration on scientific texts
  • Data and literature research
  • Organization and result utilization (e.g., social media posts, infographics, etc.)


  • Ability to work in a team is expected
  • Independent, careful, and responsible work is expected
  • Good German and English language skills in spoken and written form are required
  • Experience in data analysis, data processing, and dissemination is desirable
  • Experience in academic work is desirable
  • Knowledge of GAMS, R, VBA, and LaTeX is an advantage


Applications with CV and enrollment certificate can be submitted via email to: The starting date is expected to be 01.05.2023. If you have any questions, please contact Konstantin Löffler (

To ensure equal opportunities between men and women, applications from women with the respective qualifications are expressly desired. Severely disabled persons will be given preference if equally qualified.

For cost reasons, application documents sent by mail will not be returned. Please submit copies only.