Equal Opportunities Committee

In October 2011, the senate ratified the Equal Opportunities Advisory Committee. It consists of members from the faculties and central facilities departments, as well as the Deputy Equal Opportunities Representatives. The committee meets once every semester and is chaired by the Equal Opportunity Representative.

The remit of the Equal Opportunity Advisory Committee in brief:

  • Advising the senate in all matters concerning equality
  • The selection of recipients for the Prize for the Promotion of Women (Frauenförderpreis)
  • Internal and external communications about equality and diversity activities 
  • The strategic positioning of equality efforts at HFU

A list of the respective representatives is available here.