The Chief Gender Equality Officer advises and supports the administration and the central committees of Freie Universität Berlin in the implementation of the governmental order for equalization. In cooperation with the relevant offices and in the framework of her legal commission, she develops programs for the advancement of women in all areas of the university with the goal of rescinding structural inequalities in the long term.
Central themes include the development of instruments of control, programs for the advancement of women, opportunities for networking and qualification, the analysis and publication of current trends, and the support of women in the areas of research and teaching.
A major focus is currently placed on the promotion of research on women and gender research as well as their integration into the restructured courses of study. The goal of all activities of the Chief Gender Equality Office is to reach beyond the promotion of individual women to achieve change in the culture of the departments and disciplines. An additional area of activity is to inform, counsel, and support members of the university if problems arise.
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