Bonn Spouse Network

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The Bonn Spouse Network is a network for spouses, partners and family members of researchers at the University of Bonn. The network serves as a platform for exchange and common activities. We aim at facilitating your start in a new environment and kindly invite you to join our events and meetings.

Join the Network

Would you like to join the network of spouses and partners? Simply send an e-mail to Jessica Greis-Mills ( and we will take you on the list. You will then automatically receive all the news and invitations!


The Bonn Spouse Network was successfully launched on 22 February 2018. Spouses and partners of researchers from all over the world have participated in the "Kick-Off" at the Old Observatory. All participants have confirmed the relevance of such a network and look forward to further meetings and social exchange. The group is open for new spouses and partners - so join us for our next meeting on Friday, 23 March, at the International Club!

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You can download the current events calendar here.

Facebook Group

Join our group for spouses on Facebook and exchange with other partners of researchers from all over the world. The Facebook group is the central platform of the Spouse Network. Activities and meetings will be posted on Facebook and group members have the opportunity to meet new people in similar life situations.

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Resources at the University of Bonn

Dual Career Service

The Dual Career Service at the University of Bonn offers information, advice and support with:

  • Job search for partners
  • Information on potential employers in Bonn
  • Establishment of contacts within and outside the university
  • Check of application documents and enhancement of search strategies
  • Development of career strategies
  • Research on continuing education

Further Information: Dual Career Service

Family Office

The Family Office at the University of Bonn caters to the needs of all university members (and their partners) with questions about the compatibility of family and career. Our colleagues give individual and confidential advice on the following topics:

  • Maternity and parental leave
  • Childcare
  • Benefits for families

Further Information: Family Office

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