Russian Federation

Representative offices of German universities
in the Russian Federation

Freie Universität Berlin

Moscow Office

Moscow Office

Established in: 2010
Tasks:
• Assistance in the identification of suitable international cooperation partners and the initiation of international contacts
• Support for the recruitment of early career researchers, e.g. by publicising international calls issued by Freie Universität Berlin such as doctoral fellowships and postdoctoral positions, or in individual cases, by screening applications
• Marketing for study and doctoral training programmes of Freie Universität Berlin
• Publicising new research projects (Collaborative Research Centres, clusters etc.) and recent research results from Freie Universität Berlin (e.g. through websites, newsletters or mailing lists)
• Assistance for researchers based at Freie Universität Berlin to organise conferences and other events abroad
• Providing information about academic and research developments in the region (e.g. information about new scholarship or research programmes)
• Organisation of and support for international alumni activities
Internet: www.fu-berlin.de/en/sites/moscow/index.html

Universitätsallianz Ruhr (UA Ruhr)

UA Ruhr Liaison Office Moscow

UA Ruhr Liaison Office Moscow

Member universities:
• Ruhr-Universität Bochum
• Technische Universität Dortmund
• Universität Duisburg-Essen
Established in: 2009
Tasks:
• Supply of up-to-date and profile-based expertise on the research and higher education landscape in Russia and the region of Eastern Europe/Central Asia (EECA) for the University Alliance Ruhr
• Promotion of the University Alliance Ruhr as an innovative academic and research location in the target region and contribution to the visibility of the academic potential and high-profile areas of the Alliance universities in research, study and teaching; support for early career researchers and continuing education in Russia and EECA (e.g. by attending and giving presentations at leading fairs and information events in the region)
• Initiation, development and cementing of academic cooperation with university partners of the University Alliance Ruhr in Russia and EECA
• Recruitment of highly qualified students to study at UA Ruhr universities through individual projects and, where appropriate, support for other special projects
• Support for the recruitment of international researchers through information tailored to the target group and the publication of job vacancies
Internet: www.uaruhr.de/en/;
uaruhr.ru