About Us

The German Center for Research and Innovation is a cornerstone of the German government’s initiative to internationalize science and research. It provides information and support for the realization of collaborative projects between North America and Germany, and is one of five centers worldwide.

Read More

Rethinking Trauma as a Global Challenge

At the GCRI

On Wednesday, February 17, 2016, join a panel of experts for a discussion on a range of topics from cutting-edge trauma research to disruptive technologies and individual treatment.  
Read More

Protecting the rainforest through agriculture and forestry


Conservationists are always looking for ways to halt the pace of deforestation in tropical rainforests. One approach involves recultivating abandoned agricultural land.  
Read More

"The GCRI in New York adds a unique dimension to the transatlantic dialogue by focusing on activities beyond traditional science and research such as innovation, technology transfer and the commercialization of science and engineering breakthroughs."

Kurt H. Becker Ph.D.

Associate Provost for Research & Technology Initiatives, Polytechnic Institute of New York University