The service department Legal and Human Resources offers internal services to the executive board of DIW Berlin and to its department directors, employees, doctoral students, as well as to guests from Germany and abroad.
The most important resource at DIW Berlin is its qualified staff. The department handles administrative personnel matters and all other questions concerning human resources. It supports the executive board and the departments in recruiting and developing employees. The department moreover provides assistance to the executive board, the departments and service departments, as well as the employees in all legal questions of the Institute, thereby supporting them in fulfilling their tasks as best as possible.