Head of Human Resources at the Goethe-Institut | Germany
Gabriele Jahn has been Head of Human Resources at the Goethe-Institut since October 2017. She holds a doctorate in sciences. From 1992 to 1997, she was Deputy Director of the Scientific Institute of Physicians in Germany and of the Centre for Work and Health, Stuttgart, where she worked in applied research on occupational health management. After working for the Gmünder Ersatzkasse as a health manager, she began her HR management career at Stadtwerke München GmbH in 1999 as head of personnel controlling and the personnel service centre. From 2014 to 2017 she was head of the HR Rewards and Systems unit of the Linde Engineering Division.