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The German Center for Research and Innovation actively promotes the movement of people and ideas between North America and Germany for study, research, and employment. As a one-stop shop, the GCRI provides resources for jobseekers and employers alike. With a series of skill-building workshops that offer career and networking tips, the GCRI seeks to convey relevant information to its constituents. Here on our web portal, we connect you with open positions in your field.

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Job Opportunity at GCRI

The German Center for Research and Innovation (GCRI) is seeking a full-time Communications Officer. Anticipated starting date: August 1, 2016. The initial contract will be issued for one year with the possibility of renewal. The Communications Officer will work closely with the Director of the GCRI and will be responsible for a variety of marketing and outreach functions. This includes managing PR, developing and maintaining the website, and creating editorial content. The application deadline is June 29, 2016. Interviews will be scheduled for July 12 and 13. For more information, click here.

Internship Opportunity at GCRI

The German Center for Research and Innovation seeks a media and operations intern for a minimum of six months. This position requires a commitment of 38.5 hours per week; additional evening and weekend hours may be necessary. Compensation for this internship is $750 per month. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. The next application deadline has been extended to June 12, 2016. The next available internship start date is October 1, 2016. For more information, click here.

EURAXESS – Germany for Researchers

EURAXESS Germany, the national coordination point at the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, is an information source and port of call for internationally mobile researchers wishing to work in Germany or other European countries.

EURAXESS Germany manages the web portal whose centerpiece is a comprehensive funding database. The portal also provides information on everything from residence legislation and social security to job offers. Live assistance is available from staff at a help desk. The EURAXESS map of Germany can be used to find contacts at the EURAXESS Services Centers at universities and research institutions.

"EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion" is a key initiative in enhancing careers of researchers. This pan-European initiative brings together the European Commission and 40 countries to provide a wealth of information on research careers across Europe, personalized assistance to researchers moving to another European country or returning to Europe as well as information on rights and obligations of researchers and research organizations. Learn more

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