Vacancies and Internships


  • The GIGA seeks to hire one Student Research Assistant to support the research project “Sources and Consequences of Legitimation Strategies of Regional Organizations” (LegRO) for 10-20 hours per week for up to three months, starting as soon as possible. Screening of the applications will start immediately.

  • The GIGA is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow. Applications are invited for a parttime position (50%), initial contract of two years, preferably starting 1 January 2020 (Extention possible until 31 Oct. 2024). Employment is contingent on the award of third-party funding. The GIGA’s involvement in the cooperative project relates to the investigation of the international sources of domestic radicalisation in, for instance, Germany, with a special focus on violent Islamist actors (such as jihadist groups). Screening of applications will begin on 18 November 2019.

Service Departments

No vacancies at the moment.


The GIGA offers internships for students. As these internships require knowledge of the German language, please see the details (in German):


Application Form (docx)