Employees and staff#
As compared to the previous year, the permanent staff at the institution increased by seven in 2020, with a total of workforce of 135 as of the end of the year: of these, 101 people are employed in the scientific area and 30 in support areas. The latter are made up of marketing, IT, administration, technology, quality management, organization and services. In addition, the Fraunhofer EMFT team is supplemented with five trainees.
Another 49 student assistants from a wide range of educational institutions were employed at Fraunhofer EMFT in the course of the year, writing their final thesis and/or working on Fraunhofer EMFT research topics.