Gleichstellung an der RUB: Kommissionen und Konzepte

Equality Commission

GleichstellungskommissionThe commission advises and supports the university and equal opportunity officers in all matters regarding the equality of men and women. The commission is made up of an equal number of men and women, and represents a broad range of status groups.

Equality Commission in the Univesity Portal

Equal Opportunity Officers

WahlordnungAn electoral system for the election of equal opportunity officers at Ruhr University Bochum, dated 13th August 2010.

Electoral System for Equal Opportunity Officers

DFG Equality Standards

Read the Final Report and the RUB Statement to the 2011 Research-Oriented Equality Standards of the DFG.


Equality Master Plan 2012


The Equality Master Plan documents the aims of gender equality at uor RUB.

Equality Master Plan 2012

Equality Strategy

Gleichstellungskonzept 2008RUB’s equality strategy was assessed by an expert committee and was funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. One of the special features of this strategy was its application throughout RUB and its integration into all decision-making processes.


“Equality at Work” Guidelines

Richtlinie Fairer Umgang am ArbeitsplatzWith its “Equality at Work” guidelines, RUB sets a clear signal that discrimination of any kind, sexual violence, and bullying are not tolerated. RUB thus takes responsibility for ensuring (within the limits of its jurisdiction) that the rights of individuals and their personal space will be respected and protected in the legal sense of German Basic Law.

“Equality at Work” Guidelines

Working Group “Equality for Staff and Students”

The RUB Working Group “Equality for Staff and Students” was first convened in April 2009. The group is made up of an equal number of men and women, and represents a broad range of status groups. The working group is chaired by the RUB’s Senior Equal Opportunity Officer.