Dipl.-Ing. Iris Graffunder

Studied Health Physics at the Karlsruhe University of Cooperative Education
(Berufsakademie Karlsruhe, Staatliche Studienakademie), graduation in 1989 as Diplom-Ingenieurin (BA) in Health Physics.

1989-2006 Karlsruhe Research Centre GmbH

3 years administrative health physics in the Central Safety Department. 7 years in the Central Decontamination Department (HDB), as Head of the Coordination Staff Unit in charge of order and product coordination, interim and final storage as well as the state collecting facility for the Land of Baden-Wurttemberg. 6 years project management in connection with the dismantling of the KNK fast-breeder reactor, planning and execution of the dismantling of the highly-activated reactor tank with internals.

2006-2009 WAK Dismantling and Disposal GmbH

Project manager for the dismantling of high-active areas, Head of the "Waste and Disposal Management Staff Unit“.

since 2009 to date Energiewerke Nord GmbH

Authorised representative, manager of the EWN operating facility, disposal management and nuclear fuel waste management, establishment of the KONRAD coordinating agency for the public authorities in charge.

since 2001 to date Project management of the "Nuclear Fuel Waste Management" project, initially for FZK, then for WAK. Return of nuclear fuels and waste, above all from France and Britain, in fulfilment of the contractual obligations entered into by the former FZK in connection with their reprocessing.