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Funded PhD position; in flight control; at Technical University of Berlin; in Germany

Research assist­ant – salary grade E13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len – 1st qual­i­fic­a­tion period
(PhD can­did­ate)

part-time employ­ment may be pos­sible

Work­ing field:

  • Research and teach­ing assist­ance at the above men­tioned depart­ment, espe­cially in the field of flight con­trol
  • Super­vi­sion of lec­tures and prac­tical courses


  • Suc­cess­fully com­pleted uni­versity degree (Dip­lom, Mas­ter or equi­val­ent) in aerospace engin­eer­ing or engin­eer­ing sci­ence
  • Very good exper­i­ence in flight con­trol, flight mech­an­ics and aer­oelasti­city
  • Deep know­ledge in sim­u­la­tion, sensors, mechat­ron­ics and sys­tem dynam­ics
  • Exper­i­ence as stu­dent teach­ing assist­ant
  • High level of prac­tical exper­i­ences in con­trol the­ory tools (Mat­lab, Sim­ulink, Scade) and in pro­gram­ming lan­guages (For­tran, C)
  • Exper­i­ences in flight sim­u­lator and flight sim­u­la­tion are desired
  • Team­work and com­mu­nic­a­tion skills
  • Ger­man lan­guage min­imum level C1
  • Indi­vidual ini­ti­at­ive in teach­ing and research

How to ap­ply:

Please send your writ­ten applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin – Der Präsid­ent – Fakultät V, Institut für Luft- und Raumfahrt, FG Flugmechanik, Flugregelung und Aerolastizität, Prof. Luckner, Sekr. F 5, Marchstraße 12-14, 10587 Berlin or by e-mail to

To ensure equal oppor­tu­nit­ies bet­ween women and men, app­li­ca­ti­ons by women with the requi­red qua­li­fi­ca­ti­ons are expli­citly desi­red.
Qua­li­fied indi­vi­du­als with disa­bi­li­ties will be favo­red.

Please send cop­ies only. Ori­gi­nal docu­ments will not be retur­ned.

Deadline: Unspecified

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