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.
- 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.