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The Centre for Digital Governance is a competence centre at the Hertie School in Berlin. The Hertie School prepares exceptional students for leadership positions in government, business and civil society. The School’s extensive international network positions it as an ambassador of good governance, characterised by public debate and engagement.

We offer a stimulating, international and diverse environment in the social science disciplines, high-quality teaching and a strong foundation in public policy. The Hertie School is a vibrant academic community that emphasises excellence in research and teaching as well as an interdisciplinary perspective. Our School has been certified as a family-friendly work environment in higher education and an equal opportunity employer. 

Whether you are looking to work with us, learn from us, or just get more involved, we may have some interesting opportunities for you.

Postdoctoral Researcher - application deadline 30 April 2020

We are looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher (f/m/div) on a full-time (40 hours/week) basis. The contract gives an independent candidate initially three years of postdoctoral funding in any area that complements the research of the Centre staff. It shall commence as of September 1, 2020 (or later in the year).

Click here to see more details and how to apply.


Digital Governance Scholarship - application deadline 1 May 2020

Are you passionate about digital governance and the various challenges posed by digitalisation? Do you wish to pursue a career in this field? Apply today for the digital governance scholarship.


Digital Leadership Scholarship - application deadline 1 June 2020

Are you interested in digitalisation or related topics, either academically or professionally? Do you have a minimum of two years' work experience and do you wish to pursue an executive degree in public administration? Apply today for the digital leadership scholarship.