PhD students can complete a doctorate while working on exciting projects in the newest areas of technology with state--of-the-art equipment at a Fraunhofer-Institute.
PhD students with
Work contract with a salary based on the collective agreement for public sector employees. Bonuses possible depending on performance and success.
Generally 3 years with possible extension of up to 6 years.
Applications should be submitted to the respective Fraunhofer Institute. Vacancies and closing dates are advertised on the websites of individual institutes or on the job exchange (see link below).
Fraunhofer offers researchers the opportunity to engage in independent, creative and, at the same time, targeted work. International researchers can develop their professional and personal skills that will enable them to take up positions of responsibility at Fraunhofer, at universities, in industry and within society. You will find current Fraunhofer offers on its Jobs and Career page.