Job Offer: Two Student Assistants for BuddhistRoad


The EU funded research project BuddhistRoad invites applications for the position of two student assistants (studentische Hilfskraft, SHK) for 10 hrs/week.


  • assisting the Principal Investigator of the project Prof. Dr. Carmen Meinert and her research team in admistrative and research related work
  • assisting with updating the project's data base and project management software
  • support for organising events
  • support for preparing field work trips
  • support in research, literature supply, editioning of publications


  • in-depth interest in Buddhism in pre-modern Central Asia (best to verify with attending classes of Prof. Dr. Meinert)
  • excellent English and German language skills (oral and written)
  • high amount of self-organization and social competences
  • first skills in data base softwares and/or editing texts for publications
  • basic knowledge of at least one classical Asian languages (e.g. Tibetian, Sanskrit, Chinese, Uyghur)

Please send your application in one pdf-file to until 15th of August 2017.