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The Global Young Academy is looking for a new Managing Director

By 21st March 2016 No Comments


Our friends at The Global Young Academy (GYA) are looking for a new Managing Director (MD) to lead the GYA Office hosted at the BBAW in Berlin, Germany. The position is available from 1 September 2016 with a fixed-term contract and the possibility to be extended. The deadline for applications is 17 April 2016.

The GYA empowers early-career researchers to lead international and interdisciplinary initiatives and projects, and to engage in intergenerational dialogue by developing and mobilizing talent from six continents. Our purpose is to promote reason and inclusiveness in global decision-making.

The Managing Director (MD) is in charge of the management, coordination, planning, organisation and representation of the GYA, the quality assurance of its activities and managing the office. She or he leads the affairs of the organization on a daily basis in close cooperation with the elected Co-Chairs and GYA Executive Committee (EC).

To read the full job description or to apply, visit the Global Young Academy website.