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StartupLab@HSMA is hiring!

StartupLab@HSMA is hiring!

Mannheim University of Applied Science is a modern Campus university that teaches around 1.500 students in 9 faculties. The university is leading in research among the universities of applied science and is running cooperations with many leading enterprises. Working at the uni is family-friendly and nice. The uni is situated in Mannheim and so at the heart of the Rhine-Neckar region. 

Currently they are looking for a research assistant (f/m/d) taking part in the BMBF-funded StartupLab@HSMA. The job is a full-time position (100 %) and paid EG 13 TV-L


• setting-up and organising facilities and activities of the StartupLab, coordination with internal and external stakeholders 

• conceptualisation and realisation of events to gain investors and supporters 

• strategy development to support innovation in the field of digitalisation 

• setting-up interdisciplinary teachings in the field of digitalisation of startups

• documentation and scientific presentation of new knowledge in journals, education materials and blog–posts

• representation of the StartupLab at fairs, conferences and status meetings 

• Scouting and evaluation of new startups–ideas in faculties and competence centers of the university 


• university degree (Master or similar), e.g. in informatics, economic informatics or similar 

• independent manner of working, self–initiative, motivation and fun in innovation and interdisciplinary work 

• resilience, teamwork, enthusiasm and determination 

• excellent knowledge of oral and written German and English as well as good communication skills in different subjects 

• solid knowledge in data science and/or coding 

Assets are:

• previous experience in startups, innovation hubs and digitalisation projects 

• a relevant PhD and/or taking part in research projects 

For further information concerning future tasks please contact Prof. Dr. Oliver Hummel (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). For all questions regarding the application and formal requirements please contact the section personal (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). The application deadline is 27 September 2020. Only written applications can be considered. Please send your application to GB Personal of Hochschule Mannheim, Paul-Wittsack-Str. 10, 68163 Mannheim and refer to application number 0174P.

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