Why work at Fraunhofer IWM?

Innovation, professionalism, creativity and expertise – there are several reasons to consider working at the Fraunhofer IWM: we are always seeking dedicated employees to work on diverse research and development tasks in the field of materials science and its applications. With imaginative ideas and through in-depth project work, we join with them to solve the challenging problems of our clients and project partners. We offer a diverse and fascinating work environment which offers many possibilities for problem solving and creative thinking.

Young people can get to know the Fraunhofer IWM as interns or within the framework of research and diploma projects. We constantly promote the growth of our employees , including offering them the opportunity to complete doctoral degrees. An extensive continuing education program also provides the opportunity for employees to expand and strengthen their qualifications. Various organizational options, for instance flexible working hours, exist to support the combination of family and career.

Fraunhofer Attract


The "Fraunhofer Attract" grant is an excellence stipend program, which invites outstanding researchers to develop their ideas towards innovations at Fraunhofer.

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