Student assistant

About MPI and Job description

In order to support its team, the Institute is currently recruiting students.


As a student, you will work an average of 10 or 15 hours per week to assist the Directors and Senior Research Fellows of the Institute in their research. Integrated into the “Student support team”, you will also assist in the organization of scientific events.


Students are fully included into the research activities of the Institute and have the opportunity to collaborate with its international researchers and guests. Starting as a student may be an initial step in the direction of a research career.

Your tasks

- Assisting researchers and the Directors of the Institute by carrying out administrative duties and
  research tasks on internet and databases;
- Supporting the organization of events such as conferences and lectures.

Your profile

- You are a student enrolled in a Master in Law (ideally with a focus on European and International Law) or preparing the first Staatsexamen in Germany;
- You have relevant experience in an academic and research environment, ideally in international
  institutions or organizations;
- You are fluent in English, German and French are considered as an asset;
- You have a good command of the usual IT tools such as Microsoft Office;
- You are flexible and enjoy working in a dynamic team and in a truly international environment.

Our offer

- The MPI Luxembourg offers an interesting working environment within an international team of researchers in the heart of Europe.

Joining us

If you are interested in joining our Institute, please apply online and follow our usual application process.

Documents required

Please submit your CV and cover letter in English and also additional documents such as grades transcripts of the Bachelor and/or Master Program, student card or matriculation certificate and recommendation letter/s (in English if available).

Apply online

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