GFZ Career Centre

A Helmholtz Career Development Center for Researchers

We know that as a researcher career transition can be challenging, especially during the postdoctoral phase. Therefore, we as Career Center team are dedicated to offer guidance and support to all postdoctoral researchers at GFZ to pursue their individual career path. We recommend you start thinking about what you want to do in your next career step!

You are welcome to visit the Career Center’s website to discover our offers.

If you would like to ...

  • be informed about the Career Center work
  • gain information about funding opportunities and job offers
  • validate abilities and interests for further decisions and career steps
  • attend career development trainings or workshops
  • explore career opportunities inside and outside of academia
  • prepare for job interviews and get your CV checked
  • network and exchange with experts at GFZ and GFZ alumni
  • make some suggestions, e.g. for a networking event

... you are most welcome to contact the Career Center GFZ:


Please find various information on topics like virtual leadership, communication and collaboration or social life on our website. This has been compiled to help you during the time of Coronavirus. We would like to bring some GFZ spirit to you! #WFH

All of these offers are also available to researchers in the last phase of their doctoral degree.

All your concerns will of course remain confidential.


We are looking forward to meeting you!

Your Career Center Team

Annett Hüttges, Anke Lerch, Gohar Ter-Avetisyan


Annett Hüttges
Group Leader
Dr. Annett Hüttges
Human Resources
+49 331 288-28985

Project & Event Management

Anke Lerch
Anke Lerch
Human Resources
Building A 34, Room 205
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1891

Career Counseling