Initiated by IGaD in 2015, forumDIVERSITY has established itself as central steering committee for reflecting on and coordinating the Diversity Policy of RWTH Aachen University. 



Gitta Doebert


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The members of the steering committee are established university players*, each with a relevant thematic reference. They are directly involved in the development of the RWTH's diversity activities. This includes, among other things, the continuous updating of the diversity concept. In addition, the interdepartmental and interdisciplinary cooperation in forumDIVERSITY contributes to the visibility and acceptance of the issues of equal opportunities and diversity within the university.


Members of forumDIVERSITY, amongst others, are

Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development,
Representative Council for Staff with Disabilities,
Advising for Students with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses (VORSCHUB),
Operational Health Management,
University Medical Center,
Staff Council,
Staff Council for Academic Staff,
further: members from the faculties, the central administration and professors with gender denomination.