Open Positions: Student Assistants (m/w/d) at the Chair of Urban Structure and Transport Planning

The Chair of Urban Structure and Transport Planning is looking for student assistants (up to 8h/week) as soon as possible. Since we offer several positions, please state in your letter of motivation in a comprehensible way for which of the following tasks you are particularly qualified.


  • Supporting the preparation and implementation of courses on transport planning, modeling and streetscape redesign on Bachelor and Master level through research as well as preparation of teaching materials
  • Supporting a Summer School on street experiments and constant exchange with international participants  
  • Supporting the development of tools for sustainable mobility planning, considering the requirements of policy and planning
  • Supporting the development of evaluation concepts and conducting evaluations by collecting and preparing data (surveys, observations, traffic counts)
  • Preparing presentations, graphics, and communication materials
  • Supporting the preparation and implementation of workshops, and events
  • Communicating with internal and external stakeholders
  • Managing social media channels


  • Very good knowledge of MS Office
  • Independent working style
  • Interest in urban mobility, design of urban spaces, street experiments and governance processes
  • German language skills are an advantage, but not a necessity
  • Good communication skills
  • Desirable: Knowledge for the use of Photoshop and Illustrator

What we offer

  • Versatile and practical activities on the exciting topic of mobility
  • Work in an international team
  • Flexible weekly working hours
  • Payment according to the standards for student / research assistants at the Technical University of Munich


TUM aims to increase the proportion of women. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply. Severely disabled persons will be given preference if their suitability and qualifications are otherwise essentially equal. Please send applications with the usual documents including curriculum vitae and copies of certificates by March 15, 2023, in one file electronically to: