The Dual Career Service offers assistance to newly appointed Goethe University professors and new post-docs of some joint research
projects. The service provides advice and support to their partners concerning their own career advancement and family relocation.

The Dual Career Service provides assistance with:

the partner's job search by


  • Developing a search strategy
  • Optimizing application documents
  • Directly approaching potential employers in and outside the university
  • Providing letters of recommendation and support
  • Supplying information on options for further qualification

the search for childcare and schools in collaboration with the university's Family Service


  • Finding accommodation
  • Orientation in Frankfurt

In addition to direct assistance in individual cases, the Dual Career Service draws upon regional and national networks with other universities, research institutes and companies.

For additional information and support concerning your move to Frankfurt we would like to recommend the Goethe Welcome Center.