Bauhaus Luftfahrt e.V.

We are always looking for passionate and creative minds to help us push today’s boundaries to new heights. Shape the future of aviation with us today and join us as:
Post-Doc (m/f/d) in the Field of Economics:
Future Drivers & Policies of Aviation
Our challenges:
Understanding social trends, technological-driven changes, ecological, economic and political developments with the expected impact on mobility and aviation
Developing plausible but also disruptive futures of aviation by applying, e.g., scenario and trend techniques
Early detection of changes in airline market structures and novel business opportunities within the mobility sector
Translating aviation futures into tangible changes and requirements for (aviation) stakeholders
Identification and assessment of efficiency improvements on airline operations and network level, supporting aviation`s pathways towards climate neutrality
Appropriate utilization of methods and tools (e.g. scenario studies, strategy frameworks, meta-analyses, surveys, or data analytics) to derive qualitative and quantitative assessments
Active contribution within working groups on national and EU-levels with a focus of user-centric mobility and airline operations
What to expect:
International team with a high qualification level
Acknowledged research institution – with our feet on the ground and our thoughts in the air
Interdisciplinary cooperation of engineers, natural and social scientists
Modern working environment on the Ludwig Bölkow Campus in Taufkirchen near Munich
A team-oriented working culture
Flat hierarchies and short communication paths
Challenging tasks
Varied, creative activities
We need you because:
You are passionate to give scientific answers to create user-centric mobility and to detect early market structure changes with relevance to aviation
You have successfully completed your PhD in the area of economics with a focus on aviation – experience in airline operational and network level related research is beneficial
You have expertise in policy development, market analysis and you feel confident in actively shaping day-to-day research
You have good analytical, excellent communication and networking skills
You appreciate to coordinate multi-disciplinary, joint academic and industry projects and are interested in target-oriented tasks
You are proficient in German and English
What we offer:
Attractive salary package according to the public tariff system plus performance-oriented compensation
Retirement Pension Plan
Professional training
Flexible Working Hours
Subsidised canteen
Occupational Health Management
Company sports
Parking Lot
Good Traffic Connections
Home Office
The position is to be filled immediately and initially fixed-term. As we wish to increase the share of women in the team, we would be particularly interested in receiving relevant applications. People with disabilities will be given priority in the case of equal qualifications.

We look forward to receiving your application!
Apply now
Do you have any questions?
Michaela Richter will be happy to help:
+49 89 3074-84919