Equal opportunity officer

The Equal Opportunities Officer provides confidential advise

  • on the promotion of female scholars: recruitment, qualification, appointment
  • on questions, criticism and complaints regarding gender equality and on the compatability of careers and family duties.
  • on dual career opportunities in the region
  • in case of experiences with sexual discrimination, harassment or violence

appointments via webex, phone or in the office can be arranged by email 


Research grant (postdoc)

We are looking for applications for a research grant at the University of Erfurt “Annemarie Schimmel Postdoc-Stipendien für Wissenschaftlerinnen”, the deadline is 31st of January.

Further information.

Gender in teaching in the winter semester 2020/ 21

Gender in teaching in the winter semester 2020/ 21

In the winter semester 2020/21, numerous courses will be held on gender research topics. You can find an overview here

Toolbox with information on how to implement gender- and diversity-conscious university teaching.

Open consultation hours for first-year students on monday from 10-12

During the introductory days and the first weeks of the semester, the Equal Opportunities Office offers a consultation hour for first-year students on Mondays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The Equal Opportunities Officer will advise you confidentially, for example

  • on questions regarding the compatibility of studies and family responsibility
  • experience of sexual discrimination, harassment or violence

We will continue to advise you at other times by telephone, via webex or in the office by email by arrangement.