DIFIS is an inter-university institution of the Universities of Duisburg-Essen and Bremen. Both universities are public corporations and are represented by their rectors. The responsible supervisory authority for the University of Duisburg-Essen is the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, 40190 Düsseldorf, for the University of Bremen the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Senator for Science and Ports, Katharinenstraße 37, 28195 Bremen.

University of Duisburg-Essen
Institute Work and Qualification
Forsthausweg 2
47048 Duisburg

University of Bremen
SOCIUM Research Centre Inequality and Social Policy
Mary-Somerville-Strasse 5
28359 Bremen

Prof. Dr. Ute Klammer
University of Duisburg-Essen
Director of the DIFIS

Prof. Dr. Frank Nullmeier
University of Bremen
Deputy Director of DIFIS

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