Research assistant (m / w / d) in the section Production Management

Leibniz Universität Hannover


Research assistant (m / w / d) in the section Production Management
(EntgGr. 13 TV-L, 100%)

The Institute for Production Systems and Logistics (IFA) of Leibniz Universität Hannover is one of the leading institutes in the research of organizational processes and logistical relationships in the industrial production of multi-variant piece goods. At the IFA, fundamental laws of industrial production processes are researched and, in close cooperation with industrial companies, trend-setting methods for the planning, control and organization of production systems are developed.

At the Institute for Production Systems and Logistics, a position as Research Assistant (m / w / d) in the Section Production Management (EntgGr. 13 TV-L, 100%) is to be filled on 01.02.2020. The position is limited to 4 years.


The department Production Management develops innovative methods for the planning, control and controlling of procurement, production and distribution processes in industrial supply chains. The results of our work are recognized in the professional world and have proven themselves many times in practice.

We offer you the opportunity to prepare for your PhD in demanding research and industrial projects. You can look forward to interesting, varied and responsible tasks in research, university teaching and industrial consulting.

setting conditions

Completed academic degree in mechanical engineering or industrial engineering
Above-average coursework is expected
Independent and professional way of working
A high degree of initiative and creativity
Distinctive readiness, resilience and flexibility
Communication strength, cooperation and team skills
Very good computer skills and very good expressiveness, fluent German and very good English skills are expected
Interest in scientific work and promotion
The Leibniz Universität Hannover wants to promote professional equality for women and men in particular and therefore urges qualified women to apply.

Severely disabled applicants are given the same qualifications.

Please send your application with the usual documents by 20.10.2019 in electronic form


or by mail to:

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University Hannover
Institute of Production Systems and Logistics (IFA)
Mr. Jan Schlegel
At the University 2
30823 Garbsen

For information, please contact Mr. Torben Lucht, M.Sc. (Tel .: 0511 762-18190,
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