Research is gaining more and more importance for Germany as an industrial location. Where does research take place, what are the most important research fields, and what opportunities does Germany offer international researchers?
The current salary report shows how much researchers and developers can earn - and which industries pay particularly well.
How do people greet one another in Germany? How do work colleagues interact? Anyone arriving in a foreign country for the first time is often unsure of how they should behave.
Leipzig has been a respected centre of learning throughout Europe. Various research institutions and Germany´s second oldest university are based here.
Although there are positive signs of change, working conditions for postdocs in Germany remain difficult. Andreas Keller, director of the GEW explains exactly where the problems lie and what changes still need to be made.