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Postdoctoral researcher with a focus on Labor markets @DIW Berlin

DIW Berlin regularly forecasts the economic development of Germany and its most important international markets. The institute is a member of the Joint Economic Forecast and participates in the spring and fall projections on behalf of the German government. The team in the Economic Policy and Forecasting Department is responsible for preparing these forecasts and conducts research on current economic policy issues.

To strengthen the team, DIW Berlin is hiring an expert in Labor market economics. We offer the opportunity to develop own research projects in a dynamic team and to represent the institute as expert to ministries, institutions and the general public.

The institute offers a cooperative working environment with flexible working time models, in which work-life-balance is highly valued.


  • Successfully completed scientific university studies in economics
  • Excellent or very good Phd
  • Very good knowledge in German and English
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently

We offer an interesting position in a large and dynamic research institute with strong links to the international research community and numerous contacts in federal and state administrations and in politics.

Further information about DIW Berlin can be found on our homepage at For information on the field of work, please contact Dr. Claus Michelsen (

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