June 6, 2020
News from DAAD USA

Stay up to date on DAAD's activities in the US - from news about scholarship programs to opportunities for study and research in Germany.
© Jonas Ratermann
Update from DAAD President on the Coronavirus Crisis
Statement from DAAD President Joybrato Mukherjee

“A Learning Experience – Recognising the Corona Crisis as a Chance.” DAAD President Prof. Dr. Mukherjee explains why academic exchange will become even more important in the future in a recently released statement on May 29, 2020. Please click on the link below to view Dr. Mukherjee's entire statement.

Important Dates & Deadlines for DAAD Programs, Scholarships, & Grants

As of now, we expect all funding, programs and internships below to resume as planned. For any updates, please visit the funding page and www.daad.org.

DAAD Network
DAAD Alumni
Interview with Dr. Michael Aven

Dr. Michael Aven bequeathed his father's legacy to the DAAD Foundation. The "Respect and Appreciation" fund enables young Americans to study music or physics in Germany. Michael Aven, who was once funded by DAAD, speaks with DAAD general secretary Dr. Dorothea Rüland about his generous gift and commitment to German-American academic exchange, in German.
Episode 17 Out Today
Coffee Connections Podcast

Hanni Geist of DAAD's San Francisco Information Point has produced another episode in her DAAD podcast series, "Coffee Connections." Tune in this weekend as the newest episode is released! Available on iTunes, Soundcloud and Stitcher.

Internship Opportunities
As of now, we expect all internships below to resume and/or continue as planned. For any updates, please visit www.daad.org .
Internship Opportunity
Internship with DAAD New York

DAAD New York is offering an internship in higher education marketing and program administration. Responsibilities include helping with processing applications, marketing and social media assistance, internet research, and event organization.
Upcoming Events and Open Calls
Webinar Series
Do Your Research in Germany

Interested in a research career in Germany? Join the "Research in Germany“ webinar series for first-hand information on research and funding opportunities for PhD candidates and postdocs, June 15th-19th, 2020 at 2pm (CEST) each day.
For more information and to register, please click here.
Online Workshop by the German ZAV
Returning to Germany

Are you currently working, studying or doing research abroad, and considering a return to Germany in the near future? Are you wondering what should be considered when looking for a job upon your return, or how to set your family up within the healthcare system? The Virtual Welcome Center of the Central International Placement Service ( Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung [ZAV]) is hosting an online workshop addressing the options and opportunities available to professionals preparing to return to Germany. The next online workshop for German returnees is on Tuesday, June 9th, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. CET.

Please click here to register. Please note the online workshop will be held in German.
Graduate management programs with global and cultural focuses

Ready to take your career to the next, global level? Join us at Heilbronn University for our English-taught Masters programs: International Business & Intercultural Management or International Tourism Management. Our innovative programs focus on responsible development, so advance your knowledge of sustainable and socially responsible practices on your path to a global management position. 

To find out more, please visit the HS Heilbronn homepage.
This announcement has been prepared by:

DAAD Regional Office New York, 871 United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017, legally represented by Dr. Dorothea Rüland, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst e.V., Kennedyallee 50, 53175 Bonn
Tel.: (212) 758-3223 
Head office:
Bonn (Germany), registered with the Bonn District Court, Commercial Register Court VR 2105
Editorial staff:
Benedikt Brisch, Director DAAD New York
Casey Detrow
Peter Kerrigan
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