Stuttgart is not just home to the automotive sector and winegrowing. No other region invests more in research and development on a daily basis.
Researchers are employed by a university or research institution, and their salary is set on the basis of a collective agreement. The salary of researchers depends on the relevant professional experience.
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.