Jobs | Career


Direct entry

Whether science, administration, IT, technical services or press and public relations: We are looking for committed people who want to actively shape or support cutting-edge research on sustainable materials and technologies.



We offer exciting and extensive opportunities to start a career after graduation. We currently offer apprenticeships in four professions.



Studierende können bei uns Studien- und Abschlussarbeiten schreiben, Forschungsluft schnuppern und wertvolle Praxiserfahrung sammeln.

Information regarding applications

Fraunhofer WKI
as an employer

We attach great importance to work-life balance, diversity and further training. 


Frequently asked questions on job applications.

Information on the TVöD

The remuneration for employees of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is based on the collective agreement for the public sector.

Research fellowship


Do you want to advance your research on innovative, biobased materials and establish contacts in Germany? We support experienced researchers with an annual scholarship.