Open positions

Studentische Hilfskraft (20-30%) (PDF, 438 KB)

Prof. Stefanie Walter sucht für den Lehrstuhl Internationale Beziehungen und Politische Ökonomie an der UZH zum 15. Oktober 2022 oder nach Vereinbarung eine Studentische Hilfskraft (20%-30%) mit Programmier-Erfahrung in Python und R zur Unterstützung in der Forschung.

Research assistant in computer science (20-40%) (PDF, 70 KB)

Professor Fabrizio Gilardi invites applications for a research assistant position (Hilfsassistent:in) (20-40%) in the context of the project “Problem Definition in the Digital Democracy” (PRODIGI), starting in September 2022 (a later start may be possible). The position is initially offered until December 2022, but may be extended. 

PhD position in political science (4 years, starting February 1st, 2023) (PDF, 602 KB)

The Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau (ZDA), the University of Zurich’s Centre for Democracy Studies, is inviting applications for a PhD position in political science in the team of the project "Swiss direct democracy in the 21st century" (SDD- 21) funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, coordinated by the ZDA and conducted in partnership with the Universities of Bern, Basel, as well as Lausanne. This project is built around a joint data collection effort involving representative population surveys conducted after every federal vote during the project’s funding period.