Whether in one of our six specialist departments or in administration, whether doctorate, final assignment or direct entry: the possibilities for your career at the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research, Wilhelm-Klauditz-Institut WKI, are diverse. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is Europe's leading applied research organization. 72 institutes and research facilities operate under its roof in locations across the whole of Germany – become a part of it!
Only satisfied and well-balanced employees are able to handle demanding tasks. The Fraunhofer WKI would like, as far as possible, to give all its employees the opportunity to shape their own jobs in an adaptable way. Flexible working hours ensure your personal work-life balance.
The WKI | AKADEMIE® is the further education establishment of the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research WKI. It offers an extra-occupational and market-oriented further training format in the form of focus courses on the subjects of “Bonding in wooden construction” and “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials”. Furthermore, the portfolio includes intensive courses on “Formaldehyde testing methods” as well as needs-oriented training on specific questions from industry.
The Fraunhofer Lightweight Design Alliance combines the expertise of 18 Fraunhofer Institutes in the field of fiber composite technology. In cooperation with the Fraunhofer Academy, the Alliance offers the certified course “Composite Engineer“. Scientists from the Fraunhofer WKI impart as tutors the basic principles and current specialist knowledge from their research and development activities.