Brandt School Universität Erfurt
Position Announcement: Student Assistant

The Brandt School invites applications for the position of a Student Assistant.

The position will be responsible for supporting the planning of academic and study-related events, literature research as well as for assisting in the Master of Public Policy admissions process. 

We are looking for applicants with excellent verbal and written communication skills in German and English as well as strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact with people of diverse backgrounds. Expected starting date is March 1st, 2017.

Read more details in the job announcement.


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Master of Public Policy

Study an innovative Public Policy Program among an inspiring group of students from all over the world. Read more

Why Brandt School?

Established in 2002 as Germany´s first professional school of public policy, the Brandt School incorporates the vision of its name patron that the world is fundamentally interconnected and interdependent, that local solutions require global understanding, and that responsible policy-making means to boldly think outside of the box.

In this spirit, the Brandt School offers students, researchers and the broader policy community a highly international atmosphere, a uniquely trans-disciplinary approach, and a practice-oriented outlook. Read more