Information for New Staff
Welcome to the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry!
No matter whether you will be coming here for three months or three years, moving to Göttingen will bring about some important changes in your life. Some of you may have lived abroad before, while for others it will be an entirely new experience. To prepare you for things that may await you in Germany, and to make the transition as smooth as possible, we have compiled some valuable information for you.
Practical Information about the daily life in Germany – Online Germany Guide for new international employees and visitors by the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry to facilitate their start at the institute and in Göttingen.
Living and working in Germany – A guide for international scientists at Max Planck Institutes provided by the Max Planck Society (PDF)
How do Germans tick – Intercultural Handbook Germany. With this handbook the Max Planck Society wants to facilitate the start of foreign scientists and their families in Germany.
HowtoGermany – an informative website with general information about Germany.
Service Network for Mobile Researchers – A useful website with information and assistance to mobile researchers