Student assistant at the Urban Energy Institute (UEI) 

The Urban Energy Institute is one of the pillars of the Delft Energy Initiative. The institute aims to contribute to deliver a carbon-free urban energy system in The Netherlands in 2050, by working on research challenges categorized along 6 intertwined themes (for detailed description you can visit

The UEI is looking for a student assistant that can commit to 6-8 hours per week, starting the 15th of June 2021, for a duration of 6 months, with the possibility of extension to 12 months.

The student assistantship will cover the following tasks:

  • Support in further increasing the visibility of the Urban Energy Institute internally as well as externally:
    • Through social media content and other digital platforms
    • Support developing an UEI communication strategy   
  • Support in the organization committee of events such as symposia, lunch lectures, student events, internal events and/or conferences.
  • Attendance to key UEI board and team meetings.  

Profile and competencies:

  • Master student with the ability to settle in quickly.
  • Good at independent work and as part of a team.
  • Preferably with some experience or familiarity with the energy field and/or the built environment sector.
  • Self-starter, with a willingness to find new opportunities to maximize the impact/outreach of energy-related research from TU Delft.

If you are interested, please send a brief cover letter and CV to Elizabeth Migoni Alejandre at The deadline for applications is the 28th of May.  For more information on the Urban Energy Institute please check our website and channels at

For more TU Delft vacancies visit the TU Delft vacancy webpage.