Prof. Dr. Martina Schraudner

Prof. Dr. Martina Schraudner is the Head of Fraunhofer Center for Responsible Research and Innovation.

After studying biology and biotechnology and graduating from the Technische Universität München, Dr. Schraudner started in 1993 her work as a researcher at the German Research Center for Environmental Health Munich (gsf – now Helmholtz Zentrum) and the ETH Zurich, and obtained her habilitation at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

Starting from 1998, she has held various positions in technology management at the Forschungszentrum Jülich and since 2000, as part of the Fraunhofer Management Staff.  

In addition to her work at Fraunhofer, Prof. Dr. Martina Schraudner heads since 2008 the “Gender and Diversity Aspects in Organizations” department at the Technische Universität Berlin. Her research focuses on methods, instruments and processes to make diversity accessible and manageable for organizations and companies.  

Prof. Dr. Martina Schraudner is a member of several national and international selection committees for applied research and innovation projects. She is a member of the EU’s “Structural Change in Research Organizations” expert panel, the Advisory Board of the Universiät Paderborn and the Board of the Competence Center Technology-Diversity-Equal Chances.