Dr. France A. Córdova, Director of the National Science Foundation, and DFG President Peter Strohschneider
DFG Offices North America: Washington DC and New York City
The United States and Canada hold a special position in the context of the increasing internationalization of German research. The North America Office facilitates contact between scientists and researchers in Germany and North America, supports early-career researchers on a DFG fellowship in the region, and organizes outreach activities to showcase German research in the region.
(11/15/19) Urban growth, climate change, extreme weather — these are the severe threats to urban infrastructure and the challenges facing city planners and local policymakers. Experts discussed "smart cities" at an event at the DFG North America office. Interner Linkmore
(11/13/19) An audience of several hundred listened to the Leibniz Lecture given by Professor Ivan Dikic, organised by the DFG Office North America together with the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health in Maryland (USA). Interner Linkmore
(11/13/19) "What Can You Be with a PhD? (WCUB)" is a symposium on different career paths for early career life sciences researchers organised by the university hospital of New York University (now in collaboration with Nature Careers and only every two years). Interner Linkmore
German Partners in North America