To fulfill its mission as a research organization, Fraunhofer depends on the creativity and commitment of its workforce. People of different nationalities enrich our scientific and cultural skills. One of the hallmarks of our open-minded organization culture is that we value this diversity, as it is a source of creative potential that we can use as the foundation for innovations.
As well as offering the opportunity to work on interesting projects, we also provide a friendly atmosphere that supports social contact. Getting to know new people is an important aspect of our working environment, because it enriches everyone’s personal experience. Our interpersonal relationships are non-judgmental and respectful.
As you will soon discover for yourself, Fraunhofer is a research organization that combines scientific excellence with entrepreneurial thinking: We develop processes, products and systems all the way to commercial maturity. This approach to application-oriented research is unique in Germany. As a future member of Fraunhofer’s workforce, you will play an important role in promoting this work. That is why it is all the more important to us that you and your family have a good start to your stay in Germany, and that you can settle down to work without any problems, and become a part of Fraunhofer. Please don’t hesitate to ask colleagues at your institute for help if you should encounter any difficulties.