Opportunities

The GHI offers exciting career opportunities in a variety of positions, as well as fellowships, internships, and calls for conference papers. The GHI is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Opportunities


Fellowship

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Deadline: April 1, 2024 | The GHI awards short-term fellowships to European and North American doctoral students as well as postdoctoral scholars to…

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Fellowship

Gerda Henkel Fellowship in Digital History

Deadline: March 4, 2024 (deadline extended) | With the generous support of the Gerda Henkel Foundation, the German Historical Institute Washington…

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Prize

Franz Steiner Prize 2024

Deadline: September 15, 2024 | The Franz Steiner Verlag and the German Historical Institute Washington (GHI) award the Franz Steiner Prize in…

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Fellowship

GHI Fellowships at the Horner Library

Deadline: March 15, 2024 | Together with the German Society of Pennsylvania, the GHI sponsors two to four fellowships of up to four weeks for research…

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Call for Papers

Eighth Annual Young Scholars Forum: Histories of Migration - Transatlantic and Global Perspectives

Deadline: March 15, 2024 | Eighth Annual Young Scholars Forum at the Pacific Office of the GHI in Berkeley

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Prize

Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize

Deadline: March 1, 2024 | The Friends of the German Historical Institute, Washington, DC, are now accepting nominations for the annual Fritz Stern…

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Equal Opportunity Policy

The GHI is an equal opportunity employer and supports the equal treatment of men and women and strives to offer an attractive workplace for disabled persons and underrepresented minorities.

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Internships

The GHI internships gives students of history, political science, public relations, IT, and public administration at German and U.S. universities an opportunity to gain experience at a scholarly research institute.

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Fellowships and Programs

Our fellowships and programs for junior scholars provide critical funding for research in the U.S. as well as the chance to connect with scholars at the GHI and the larger research community in North America.

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Calls for Papers

The GHI issues calls for papers (CfPs) for most of the scholarly conferences it organizes.

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