Our focus
is the working individual


IfADo – Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors investigates the demands, potentials and risks of modern work life from various perspectives – ranging from single cells to entire individuals and groups in their working environment. As a result, we conduct multidisciplinary research with the overarching goal to provide benefit and welfare to the working individual and society.

The core topics of our research are:

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  • People working in technical environments
  • External and internal factors of wellbeing and performance
  • The challenges of an ageing workforce
  • From understanding toxic mechanisms to safe handling of chemicals in modern working environments

The research fields of IfADo are:

IfADo is funded jointly by:

Logo Ministry of Culture and Sciences NRW    Logo Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs