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Research Coordinator

The ICI Berlin is an independent research centre located in Berlin/Prenzlauer Berg. For our core project reduction, we are looking for a responsible, reliable, and committed Research Coordinator.

The ICI Berlin’s core project explores the critical potentials of notions and practices of ‘reduction’, within and across different fields and approaches, from the sciences, technology, and the arts to feminist, queer, and decolonial approaches, inquiring in particular into the transversality of different economies of reduction and production, and into possibilities of escaping them. For a more detailed description of the project, see the Focus reduction 2020–22.


- assist the director in coordinating the project reduction
- prepare and document weekly colloquia and other meetings
- plan project-related events and publications, and see them through
- participate in the formulation of the next research focus and the evaluation of fellowship applications


- fluency in English
- research interests related to the ICI’s general profile and core project reduction
- PhD or equivalent degree concluded
- work experience and familiarity with interdisciplinary research environments

The ICI Berlin offers an intellectually stimulating, challenging, and diversified work-environment and a remuneration corresponding to TV-L 13 (50%) for four years, starting in early 2021. Scholars from all disciplines are welcome to apply.

Your application should include a cover letter, a CV, and a research statement (max 750 words) indicating how your research interests relate to those of the ICI’s current core project reduction. It should also indicate the names and e-mail addresses of two referees who are familiar with your work and who may be contacted directly by the ICI during the assessment process. Please send your application by e-mail only to application-20-2@ici-berlin.org.

Deadline: 30 November 2020

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Technical Assistant

The ICI Berlin is an independent research centre located in Berlin/Prenzlauer Berg. For the technical support of our events and the ICI Berlin Press publications, we are looking for a responsible, reliable, and committed Technical Assistant.


- technical support of events including video recording, light and sound check, microphone check, recordings of presentations and screenings as well as live-streaming
- video postproduction with PremierePro
- open-access publishing (xml-coding)
- setting-up and dismantling of equipment and furniture


- technically versed with Mac
- good eye and sensitivity in handling technical equipment
- experience in video recording and post-production
- experience in coding desirable
- high ability to concentrate, multitask, and work independently and with precision
- proficient language skills in German and English
- flexibility and willingness to work evenings and occasionally on weekends
- good time management and confident handling of people

The ICI Berlin offers a stimulating and challenging part-time job in a highly-motivated and diversified work-environment. The remuneration corresponds to TV-L 9 (up to 40%/16 hours per week).

Please send your application documents (cover letter, CV, and relevant certificates) by email only to: application-20-1@ici-berlin.org

Deadline: 30 October 2020

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The ICI Berlin is committed to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion, and particularly welcomes individuals who will contribute to equity and diversity in scholarly research, including, but not limited to: women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression.

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