Supporting diverse culture is at the heart of the work of the women's representatives. For this reason, the women's representatives strive to collect tips on using gender-neutral language and to advance research and teaching in gender studies.

Important areas of focus for the women's representatives at the University of Bamberg are:

Gender-Neutral Language Usage

The women's representatives have made a concerted effort to put together a list of tips and additional information to help the university community be better aware of their language choices.

GENIAL Project

Focusing on gender-sensitive research, this project is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Gender Research Forum

The Gender Research Forum is a lecture series by the women's representatives which focuses on current research trends in gender studies.

Publication Archive

Many research papers related to gender studies have been published through or with the support of the women's representatives of the University of Bamberg. 

Bettina Paetzold Award

Named after the first women's representative of the University of Bamberg, this award by the women's representatives recognizes outstanding teaching related to gender studies.

Teaching Gender & Diversity

Helpful information on how to create and find courses related to gender studies at the University of Bamberg. 

VHB Online module

A course on gender & diversity is taught on an ongoing basis through the VHB.