01.09.2017: For ten apprentices the year of training begins today at the GFZ. Also, a student starts with her dual course of studies, after this degree programme was successfully established last year between the GFZ and the Technical University of Brandenburg. She will be the third one by now.
In addition to the dual student, a future IT specialist starts at the GFZ computing centre. Two apprentices in office communication begin their training within the GFZ administration, and three future physical as well as chemical laboratory assistants start their work within the scientific sections. Furthermore, three industrial mechanics to be come to the GFZ central workshop. Also today, two volunteers use the opportunity to gain some insight in PR and the sciences at the GFZ with a scientific gap year, one in the media and communications office, the other one in section Climate Dynamics and Landscape Evolution, together with a trainee. (ak)