Frequently Asked Questions

Does the DCND support individual researchers in their endeavor to follow a career in Germany?

No. The DCND and its speakers do not offer advice or support for individual jobseekers and their partners. The mission of the network is to professionalize and to establish Dual Career Services in the German research system.


How can I become a member of the DCND?

The membership is offered to higher education institutions in Germany that meet our standards. DCND does not offer membership to persons.


I am a researcher and am planning to move to Germany with my partner – how can I get dual career support?

Dual career support is offered by the member institutions of the DCND to a defined target group. Therefore, one of the partners has to get a job offer at one of the member institutions first to be eligible to dual career support.


Which resources can you recommend to help me find funding and/or employment as researcher?

Please find further information on our mobility website.