GesMINT Kick-Off-Workshop - Development of Competence and Structures for Gender-Sensitive STEM Research


The Kick-Off-Workshop will take place on 18 August 2022 at 10-12 am in the Gästehaus of RWTH and will be held in German. The Rectorate invites all researchers in project management and leadership positions as well as RWTH members interested in considering the gender dimension in STEM research to participate.

10:00 am Arrival and Welcoming
Prof. Sabine Brück-Dürkop, Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development
10:05 am Introduction of the Project GesMINT - Development of Competences and Structures for Gendersensitive STEM-Research at RWTH Aachen University
Dr. Ralitsa Petrova-Stoyanov, Project Coordination & Head of the Integration Team (IGaD)

10:15 am

Impulse on the Significance of the Gender Dimension in Neuropsychological Gender Research
Prof. Dr. Ute Habel, Vice-Rector for International Affairs & Professor for Neuropsychological Gender Research
10:35 am Insights into Gendersensitive STEM-Research at RWTH
Sebastian Schneider, Researcher at the Research Group Gender and Diversity in Engineering
10:50 am Break
11:05 am Group phase: Gender Dimension and Research - Requirements, Challenges, Opportunities
Dr. Elke Müller, Head of Dezernat 4 - Research
11:30 am Presentation of Results
11:45 am Get Together and Exchange (Lunch)
12:30 am Closing

If you are interested to participate, you can register until 04 August 2022 via email to: