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Cities Are Taking the Lead on Inequality October 23, 2014

A Conversation with Samantha Power, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations October 21, 2014 /

Ambassador Power will discuss the U.S. government’s efforts to help West African governments respond to and contain the outbreak of the Ebola virus, the gravest public health crisis in 40 years and a threat to international peace and security, as well as the crucial role Europe and the international community must play in developing a coordinated global response.

In 8 Minutes or Less: John Bellinger Discusses Transatlantic Counter-Terrorism Approaches October 17, 2014

Bruno Lete, GMF senior program officer for foreign and security policy, interviews John Bellinger III, partner at Arnold & Porter LLC in Washington DC, about transatlantic approaches to counter-terrorism. Bellinger is the former legal advisor to the U.S. Department of State and the National Security Council.

In 8 minutes or less: TTIP and the South Atlantic September 30, 2014

What impact will TTIP have on the South Atlantic?

Career Opportunities

The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) is a non-partisan American public policy and grantmaking institution dedicated to promoting greater cooperation and understanding between the United States and Europe. Any current employment opportunities at GMF are listed below. To apply, please send your resume to the address listed on the position announcement. GMF is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Program Officer, Urban and Regional Policy ProgramDate Posted: September 25, 2014The Urban and Regional Policy (URP) Program serves as a key resource and network builder for individuals and groups who make, influence, and implement urban and regional policy in the North America and Europe. The program seeks to inspire innovation and work collaboratively to apply new ideas on the ground by building networks of local and regional policy makers and practitioners. The program focuses on four key activities that introduce local leaders to innovative strategies and equip them with information, tools, and connections to facilitate implementation of these strategies in their communities. The Program’s core activities are: transatlantic network building; professional development and learning; research; and project support and execution. The Urban and Regional Policy Program is seeking a Program Officer to help lead key transatlantic initiatives focused on economic development issues in support of integrated urban regeneration policies that advance economic competitiveness, equity and inclusion, and environmental resiliency in US and European cities. The program places a special emphasis on such cross cutting issues as leadership, cross sector/ public-private partnerships, demographic change, and community engagement. Under this theme, the Program Officer will be responsible for executing existing programs (.e.g. European Cities Network or METROs, Transatlantic Cities Network), conceptualizing new initiatives, and coordinating with the URP team on larger activities such as GMF major conferences and the Bilbao Urban Innovation and Leadership Dialogues. The position will be based in Washington DC.

Program Officer, Congressional AffairsDate Posted: September 23, 2014The Congressional Affairs Department is seeking a Program Officer to help meet the needs of this growing organization. Working closely with the Director, Program Assistant and several Non-resident Fellows. The Program Officer will work closely with the Director in managing congressional affairs for the entire organization.