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    Frequently asked questions

    In this section, you can find more information about the women´s representative´s work.


    Is there a legal basis concerning the work of the women´s representative?

    Yes, there is.

    1. Bayerisches Hochschulgesetz (BayHSchG)
    2. Grundordnung der Universität Würzburg
    3. Hochschulpersonalgesetz
    Who can contact the women´s representative?

    Every woman who has the feeling of being discriminated against.

    Why do we need a women´s representative in the academic area?

    At universities, too, women experience disadvantages because of their gender. That is why there is a women´s representative for every school at the University of Würzburg. She takes care oft he problems individually.In addition to that, the female employees are welcome to contact the women´s representative if they are confronted with problems.

    What do we need a women´s representative for?

    To promote gender equality. This means in practice to overcome gender-related disadvantages and to reach a balanced percentage of female and male employees at Julius-Maximilians-Universität.