“Research in Germany” at the AGU 2018

10 Dec 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
American Geophysical Union
Washington, D.C., USA

This year, the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union will take place in the US capital from December 10 to December 14. Once again, the “Research in Germany” initiative will present the German geoscientific research landscape. Various research and funding organizations will offer insights in research, funding and career opportunities in German geosciences and environmental sciences. Furthermore, several special events such as a Christmas Career Café and a DFG Leibniz Lecture combined with a German Social will provide networking opportunities for everyone interested in German research.

Meet the following institutions at the joint “Research in Germany” booth, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, exhibit hall, booth #1011:

Funding organizations:

Clusters of excellence, non-university research institutions, collaborative research programmes:

Enjoy the cosy side of research in Germany. Visit a traditional German Christmas market and a Christmas Career Café at the information booth. Win some presents, share a glass of glogg with us and learn more about research and career opportunities within the German research landscape:

  • Wed, Dec. 12, 2018: All day (Christmas market), 2-4 pm (Career Café), at the “Research in Germany” information booth; please find a list of your contact persons at the Career Café attached

Get more information about research in German geosciences and network at the DFG Leibniz Lecture and the following German Social:

  • Thu, Dec. 13, 2018: 6.30 pm, Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Cir NW, Washington, D.C.

To visit the information booth and the special events at the booth a registration as a participant of the AGU conference is required.


Bettina Schuffert
German Research Foundation
Office North America

Annina Lottermann
German Research Foundation
DFG Head Office Bonn