City:  Würzburg
Date:  May 21, 2024

Unsolicited application for scientists*, technicians* and administrative staff

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany and is the world’s leading applied research organization. Around 30 800 employees work with an annual research budget of 3.0 billion euros. 

Change starts with you! - Become a part of our Fraunhofer team.


The Fraunhofer Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research facilities in Germany and is the world's leading organization for application-oriented research. Around 30,000 employees work on the annual research volume of 2.9 billion euros.

The Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC, headed by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Sextl, is one of the most important Bavarian centers for materials-based research and development. Some 400 employees work on innovative materials and technologies for sustainable products and make essential contributions to solving the major global issues and challenges of the future.

Energy, environment and health - everyone is talking about these topics. With us, you are right in the middle of it! Because we are concerned with precisely these focal points and look forward to working with you on these topics researching and advancing them further.


You haven´t found a job offer on our homepage ( that matches your profile, but you would like to become part of our team? Then this is the right spot for you!


What you will do

The tasks that await you are individual and vary greatly from department to department. Therefore, please indicate as detailed as possible in your application which of our departments you are interested in.

We will then forward your request to the appropriate department and get back to you. Please be patient in this process.


What you bring to the table

  • Willingness to familiarize yourself with new topics
  • Desire to work in a highly motivated team


What you can expect

Das ISC bietet Ihnen ein attraktives Arbeitsumfeld und viel Raum für kreative und eigenverantwortliche Tätigkeit. Freuen Sie sich auf abwechslungsreiche Aufgaben bei uns in Würzburg!


The ISC offers you an attractive working environment and plenty of room for creative and independent work. You can look forward to varied tasks with us in Würzburg!


What else you should know about us:


  • support personal and professional development through a variety of training opportunities.
  • attach great importance to reconciling family and career in a reasonable way.
  • offer flexible working time models and also give you the opportunity to work from home temporarily (we have a flexitime and core working hours system that allows us to be very flexible).
  • If there is ever a bottleneck in caring for your child, there is also a "co-child office" available.
  • are one of the most popular employers, where you can work on an equal footing with the best.
  • attach great importance to equal opportunities and give you room for diversity.


The weekly working time is 39 hours. This position is also available on a part-time basis. We value and promote the diversity of our employees' skills and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, sexual orientation and identity. Severely disabled persons are given preference in the event of equal suitability. 

With its focus on developing key technologies that are vital for the future and enabling the commercial utilization of this work by business and industry, Fraunhofer plays a central role in the innovation process. As a pioneer and catalyst for groundbreaking developments and scientific excellence, Fraunhofer helps shape society now and in the future. 

Interested? Apply online now. We look forward to getting to know you!

Ms. Madeleine Halebi


Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC 


Requisition Number: 69611                Application Deadline:


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