CoCo, Karriere, Modell Tafel, 2011
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Career opportunities for academics

Fraunhofer FOKUS offers academics from technical and scientific backgrounds excellent career prospects and the opportunity to further develop. Working with us, you have the opportunity to conduct research that is closely interlocked with industrial practice. You can participate in national and international research projects and simultaneously qualify for a responsible function in the industry. Especially the wide range of research topics and the multifaceted research labs offer an attractive chance to actively take part in the shaping of the digital transformation.

Since the institute puts a lot of emphasis on the professional and personal training, the employees of Fraunhofer FOKUS can obtain diverse qualifications. The establishment of spin-offs and the marketing of business ideas are actively supported by the institute. Getting a doctorate is also possible while working at FOKUS.



Carella, Giuseppe; Schaefer, Rafael; Magedanz, Thomas; Bellavista, Paolo; Kao, Odej (2018): An extensible and customizable framework for the management and orchestration of emerging software-based networks.

Dziallas, M.; Blind, Knut; Salomo, Sören (2018): Innovation decisions of characteristics in the new product development process. A focus on the front-end of the automotive innovation process.

Krauß, Christopher; Hauswirth, Manfred; Merceron, Agathe; Drachsler, Hendrik (2018): Time-dependent recommender system for the prediction of appropriate learning objects.

Protzmann, Robert; Popescu-Zeletin, Radu; Vinel, Alexey; Hauswirth, Manfred (2018): V2X communication in heteregeneous networks.


Dizdarevic, H.; Blind, Knut; Kratzer, Jan (2017): Geschäftsmodellinnovationen in der Energiewirtschaft. Grundlegende Betrachtung und drei Essays.

Hassan, Ahmed Medhat; Magedanz, Thomas; Küpper, Axel; Ventura, Neco (2017): Elastic and dynamic orchestration of service function chains for 5G networks.

Kang, Moon Jung; Blind, Knut; Cantner, Uwe (2017): Analysis of International Networks of Promoting Systemic Eco-innovation in the Era of Climate Change.

Kuhlisch, Raik; Sandkuhl, Kurt; Hauswirth, Manfred; Caumanns, Jörg (2017): Modellierung und Erkennung von Policy-Konflikten bei Zugriffsanforderungen auf Patientendaten in einem Krankenhaus.

Mikityuk, Alexandra; Magedanz, Thomas; Seifert, Jean-Pierre; Dufourd; Schieferdecker, Ina (2017): Secure Remote Service Execution for Web Media Streaming.

Potekhina, Anna; Blind, Knut; Wagner, Stefan (2017): Alternative Perspective on IP Management. Empirical Evidence from MNC`s Practices in China.

Shashishekar, Ramakrishna; Paschke, Adrian; Schafer, Burkhard; Palmirani, Monica (2017): A knowledge representation framework for handling elementary (patent) pragmatics.

Steffens, Petra; Kao, Odej; Popescu-Zeletin, Radu; Rombach, Dieter; Blind, Knut (2017): Weniger Bürokratielasten durch verteilte Integrationsarchitektur - Erkenntnisse aus den P23R-Pilotprojekten und ihre Implikation für die Diffusion einer regelbasierten E-Government-Infrastruktur.