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Overview of ongoing and completed projects at LIfBi


All publications incl. the LIfBi series "NEPS Survey Paper", "LIfBi Working Paper" and Transfer Reports

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About us

History and Purpose of LIfBi - from the Origin of the National Educational Panel to the Present Day


Overview of all employees of the institute with filter and search function

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News on research, events and developments at LIfBi incl. news archive


Conferences, events and trainings of LIfBi as well as all dates of the institute's own lecture series LIfBi Lectures


Information services, press portal and distribution list, and downloads for media professionals


All LIfBi annual reports, subscription to the newsletter as well as all transfer reports and publication series.

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Research Data Center

Information about the FDZ-LIfBi incl. contact form and registration for the newsletter "LIfBi data"

Data and Documentation

To the data of NEPS, ReGES and further studies incl. documentation and variable search

Data Access

Request for access to scientific use files incl. overview of all data use projects


Information on FDZ events, tutorials and help for handling the data incl. online forum

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LIfBi as an Employer

Flexible working and part-time models, equal opportunities and good work-life balance

Further Education, Doctorate, Networks

Offers for all qualification levels and best networking opportunities

Workplace Bamberg

Living and working in the heart of the world heritage city - central location of empirical educational research

Job Offers

All open positions in the areas of research, infrastructure and administration at a glance

Human Resources/Front Office

The personnel office is responsible for 

  • the application management from the job advertisement to the organization of interviews
  • the personnel administration from onboarding to resignation
  • the preparation and execution of payroll accounting
  • processing business trip requests and settling travel expenses
  • preparing references for employees covered by collective bargaining agreements and auxiliary staff
  • supporting and advising employees on all HR issues
  • preparing personnel statistics and projections
  • the coordination of training at LIfBi


Reception is the first personal point of contact for all LIfBi employees, guests, and vendors Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. 

The main tasks are:

  • Preparation of events and meetings (e.g. room booking, media technology, catering)
  • Mailroom (including receiving deliveries of goods and registered mail, distributing letter mail, franking outgoing mail and documentation)
  • Issue and procurement of office consumables
  • Issue and management of access cards and transponders
  • Contract management with student assistants


Head of Working Unit
Ilona Kellermann