Physiological measurement of travel experience in public transport or in train drivers

Starting date

16. Oktober 2023

Duration of contract

3 Monate

Type of employment

Full-time (part-time possible)

In our group User Modeling, we are looking for student interns that help us with study preparation, data acquisition and data analysis in the field of physiological measurement of travel experience in public transport or in train drivers. We have several projects regarding these topics and look for students with background in cognitive science, psychology, human factors or computer science with interest in human-related data. Depending on your interests and our needs at the time of your internship, we will define your specific tasks. Currently, one major topic in our group is the physiological and subjective measurement of travel experience in public transport. Here, we have various options for data analysis, as we have already acquired quite some data. Another topic is to distinguish mental from physical activity via a smartshirt. Here, we need help with data acquisition and analysis.

Feel free to contact us for more information on our current projects. Options for bachelor or master theses after a successful internship are given.

Your qualifications:

  • interest in study design and study conduct
  • interest to physiological and subjective data from users/travelers in public transport
  • interest to learn or knowledge of data analysis in R or python
  • interest in human factors in transportation

Your benefits:

Look forward to a fulfilling job with an employer who appreciates your commitment and supports your personal and professional development. Our unique infrastructure offers you a working environment in which you have unparalleled scope to develop your creative ideas and accomplish your professional objectives. Our human resources policy places great value on a healthy family and work-life-balance as well as equal opportunities for persons of all genders (f/m/x). Individuals with disabilities will be given preferential consideration in the event their qualifications are equivalent to those of other candidates.

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Technical contact

Esther Bosch
Institute of Transportation Systems

Phone: +49 531 295-2793

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Vacancy 86711

HR department Braunschweig

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DLR site Braunschweig

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