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DFG Head Office

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The Head Office of the DFG employs 750 members of staff and is based in Bonn. It has an office in Berlin plus foreign offices in India, Japan, Latin America, North America and Russia. The Head Office supports the work of the bodies and administers the DFG funding programmes.

It is structured into four departments (Central Administration, International Affairs and Integrative Activities, Scientific Affairs, and Coordinated Programmes and Infrastructure) and an executive level.

Geschäftsstellen-Organigramm Executive Board Executive Level Strategy and Policy Press and Public Relations Economics, Auditing and Compliance Berlin Office Central Administration Finance Human Resources and Legal Affairs Information Technology and Infrastructure International Affairs and Integrative Activities International Affairs Sino-German Center for Research Promotion in Bejing DFG Offices DFG Office India DFG Office Japan DFG Office Latinamerica DFG Office North America DFG Office Russia/CIS Information Management Quality and Programme Management Equal Opportunities, Research Integrity and Cross-Programme Development Scientific Affairs Humanities and Social Sciences 1 Humanities and Social Sciences 2 Life Sciences 1 Life Sciences 2 Life Sciences 3 Physics, Mathematics Geosciences Chemistry and Engineering Sciences 2 Engineering Sciences 1 Coordinated Programmes and Infrastructure Research Careers Research Centres Scientific Instrumentation and Information Technology Scientific Library Services and Information Systems