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Prof. Dr.

Raoul Klingner

Board of Governors

Chairman of the Board of Governors


Director of Research at the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Education and Professional Milestones
1996 to 2001 Studies of wood management and forestry
2002 to 2005 Research associate at the Cellulose and Wood Materials Laboratory, Bionics Group, EMPA, Dübendorf/Zurich
2006 Doctorate at the Chair of Building Physics, Department of Architecture, ETH Zurich
2005 to 2010 Research Associate at the 'Strategy and Programs' Department, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Headquarters, Munich, Germany
2010 to 2016 Head of Department of 'International Business Development,' Fraunhofer Headquarters, Munich
Since 2016 Director of Research Management and Governance, Fraunhofer, Munich
Since winter semester 2017/18 Instructor at TU Braunschweig lecturing on 'Research and Innovation Management (FIM)'
Since 2019 Adjunct Professor at TU Braunschweig, Institute for Machine Tools and Production Technology (IWF): Research and Innovation Management
Since 2022 Director of Research