The profession of academic manager is growing in significance: they manage, control and organise the universities and research institutions. However, in many places, they must still fight for recognition.
Development engineers are problem-solvers. They work out why something does not work and make it work again.
Those who do a doctorate improve their chances on the work market. A doctorate can open doors and have a positive impact on the salary.
Research consultants work in research without the professional risks of a career in academia. The opportunities are often more diverse and promising.
The term trainee has long ceased to be a synonym for long-term interns or low-paid career starters. Although trainees lag behind direct career entrants in terms of earnings, they often gain experience that pays off in their future careers.
The Life Sciences belong to the most prosperous industries in Germany. What earning opportunities are to be expected in the life sciences and what prospects are there? An overview.
Physicists working in the private sector can expect a salary significantly higher than average. If physicists remain in teaching and research, diverse opportunities are available, but are associated with a fairly average income.