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Onboarding support sheet for think tanks: Key elements for an induction programme

This onboarding support sheet for think tanks is a checklist for employers. It sets milestones including key elements for an induction programme for the first six months after having hired new think tank staff. By following these steps, employers make sure to create a comfortable environment for new think tankers and do not miss any crucial steps in the onboarding process.


Roderick Kefferpütz

Former Senior Analyst at MERICS

Roderick Kefferpütz


Roderick Kefferpütz was a former Senior Analyst at MERICS. Before joining MERICS, Kefferpütz was Deputy Head of Unit for Strategy at the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg. Prior to that he worked ten years in Brussels, amongst others as chief of staff to MEP Reinhard Bütikofer, Chair of the European Parliament’s Delegation to China. Kefferpütz began his professional career with research positions at the Heinrich Böll Foundation offices in Moscow, Warsaw, and Brussels.