Research Assistant / Digital Transformation


Freie Universität Berlin
Department of Information Systems

Position Description:

The Junior Professorship for Information Systems, especially Digital Transformation and Strategic Information Management (DITRASIM), deals with different topics of digitization and its impact on companies. Current research topics focus on areas such as digital collaboration and enterprise social media, the digital workplace of the future, digital nudging, technology acceptance and digital leadership. The professorship is integrated into the renowned Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF). The ECDF gives you the unique opportunity to network and exchange directly with doctoral students and young researchers from other Berlin universities.

You will work on a project funded by the Einstein Center Digital Future that focuses on empirical research into the digital transformation of enterprises, the influence of enterprise-wide communication and collaboration technologies (e.g. enterprise social networks), and the management of transformation processes. Thus, the project offers different possibilities of content and methodological deepening. You will also support the teaching and self-administration tasks of the professorship with third-party funding proposals. Within the framework of the research project, you will be given the opportunity to do your PhD.

Contact Person:

Prof. Dr. Christian Meske

Closing Date for applications:

December 3, 2018

Salary Grade:

E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen (full time)