The core of the Junge Akademie consists of the RGs – interdisciplinary Research Groups that address questions from the perspectives of different disciplines. more
Academia and Society
It is an important goal of the Junge Akademie to be involved at the intersection of academia and society and to advance dialogue with unusual means. more
Involvement in Science Policy
We apply ourselves to topics of university and research policy: On behalf of the academy, members keep publishing theses and statements pertaining to science policy which are often broadly discussed. more
The Junge Akademie is free to choose its preferred forms of work and organisation – members make decisions together in their Plenums.
In recent years, many academies for young academics have been founded, right up to the Global Young Academy. The Junge Akademie maintains the exchange of information and is involved in cooperations. more
Wo/Man, Mind, Machine
The second conference in cooperation with the Israel Young Academy (IYA) will take place in Berlin on June 13th and 14th 2016. Registrations are welcome until June 8th.
The RG investigates the division between the humanities and the natural scienses and concerns itself with the history and present of the "two cultures".more
Contribution to public debate
Excellent scholarship requires sharp minds and long-term opportunities. In a current contribution members of the Junge Akademie present a proposal for the establishment of a Federal Professorship.more