Gender Equality Officer
With the support of three deputies, the Gender Equality Officer advises university bodies and committees on all matters of gender equality and represents the genderpolitical dimension in all university affairs. She is involved in the University’s appointment procedures and chairs the Senate Commission for Gender Equality with regard to academic staff and students.
The Gender Equality Officer works together with the Office for Gender Equality (Equal Opportunities) on concepts and measures for equality and implements them together with the faculties.
Her core tasks are:
Advising the university management regarding the gender equality strategy and its implementation
Chairing the Equality Commission with the purpose to develop and implement the gender equality strategy in the faculties
Cooperation with the gender equality officers at other universities at state and federal level BuKoF, the conference of equal opportunities officers at universities and academic institutions in Germany), the and
Presenting an annual report to the Senate on the development of equality