The German Development Institute (DIE) is one of the leading international development policy think tanks. Through excellent research, policy advice and training, it contributes to finding answers to global questions about the future.
The research programme "Inter- and Transnational Cooperation" is looking to recruit a Head of Academy (project lead) for our BMZ African-German Leadership Academy as soon as possible, initially for a fixed term until 31.12.2021 (with the prospect of extension).
Head of Academy (f/m/divers)
(100 % - EG 14 TVöD Bund)
Reference number 2021-A02-05
The African-German Leadership Academy is a new international, English-language training and dialogue format to be developed. Its components include digital formats and a three months’ face-to-face interaction in both Bonn and Berlin. It is aimed at emerging leaders from African countries that are BMZ reform partners. The programme is the basis for broad, research-based collaboration with African countries on supporting skills and innovation for sustainable development, based on the Agenda 2063 and the 2030 Agenda. At DIE the Leadership Academy is embedded in a research programme that works on issues of global knowledge cooperation. It will explore potential for cooperation and synergies with other training programmes at DIE, in particular the Managing Global Governance (MGG) and DIE's postgraduate programme.
The German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) offers an inspiring, family-friendly working environment at the interface of research and policy advice, with ample opportunities to engage in international discussions, political processes and scientific debates.
In the case of equal qualification, severely disabled persons will be given preference. We want to promote the diversity of our employees and would like applications from women, men and diverse people.
Applications with the position number 2021-A02-05 with detailed documents (cover letter, curriculum vitae, relevant certificates) must be submitted exclusively via application portal by 16 May 2021.
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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