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Stabsstelle Chancengleichheit, Diversität und Familie

29. Cheating made easy! (Podcast with Carina Märtens)

Carina Märtens is a prospective teacher and the author of the novel “Rainbow or RAF.” In addition to her experiences as a trainee teacher, she also shares stories from her own school and college days: coming out to the physics class in her teacher’s garden, cheating during the exam, and losing a…

Stabsstelle Chancengleichheit, Diversität und Familie

28. Diverse Heroes on Stage! (Podcast with Camilla Pölzer)

What makes a hero? Our guest Camilla Pölzer dealt with this question in her captivating dance piece “I NEED A HERO”. She tells us how she found her way into acting and to what extent her physical impairment influences her in her profession. One thing becomes clear: the stage needs various body…

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"We aim to create a climate for you in which you can develop".

With these words, Prof. Dr. Roger Gläser, Vice-Rector for Talent Development: Studies and Teaching, opened the network conference "t.e.a.m. UP", which took place on 21.06.2023 at the Villa Ida media campus. The event offered female academics, mentors and supporters of the t.e.a.m. programme at the…

Stabsstelle Chancengleichheit, Diversität und Familie

27. Drag Diaries: Man by day, queen at night (Podcast with the Devious Drag Maids)

In episode 27 it's going to be colourful! Especially because of the Devious Drag Maids, it is worth turning into the podcast’s video format of this episode. In their pink, perfectly matched outfits, the three drag queens enchant our moderator. Holly, Carmen, and Natasha reveal why you only see them…

Department profile

We are committed to greater equal opportunities, diversity and a family-friendly approach. Learn more about funding programmes, the focus of and background to our work, committees, certificates and networks.

Commissioner for Equal Opportunities

Get to know the tasks and issues covered by our university’s Commissioner for Equal Opportunities.

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Mitarbeitende der Stabsstelle Chancengleichheit, Diversität und Familie in der Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig
Foto: verschiedene Hände zeigen auf eine kleine Globuskugel

Video: equal opportunities logbook

A look behind the scenes at the department. Staff members present projects and developments aimed at increasing equal opportunities at our university.


Support and empowerment of women, LGBTIQ*, people with disabilities or chronic illness and with family responsibilities.

Offers for female students

t.e.a.m. programme for female students with disabilities, SCIENCE IN THE CITY, empowerment project Misch Dich ein! and support for sexualised discrimination and violence.

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Am Kleidungsstück einer Person ist ein Button befestigt mit der Aufrschrift "trans ally"
Drei junge Menschen sitzen an einem Tisch und schauen gemeinsam in einen Laptop hinein.
Foto: eine Frau die Kinder schminkt

Administration, Teaching & Research

Support and empowerment of women, LGBTIQ*, people with disabilities or chronic illness and with family responsibilities.

Im Vordergrund ist eine Frau von hinten zu sehen, die an einem Rednerpult steht. Auf dem Pult steht ein Laptop. Die Zuhörenden im Raum, die den Vortrag der Rednerin hören, sind nur verschwommen zu sehen.

Offers for female researchers

The t.e.a.m. support programme provides impetus and empowerment to women researchers through mentorship, expertise, alliances and training.

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Am Denkmal von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz prangt eine Regenbogenflagge
Menschen stehen zusammen und lächeln in die Kamera.
Foto: Eltern, die mit ihren Kindern beim Frühstück in der Mensa sitzen
The moderator is discussing with a unicorn.

Traditionally unconventional - the diversity podcast

This is where all facets of diversity and plurality are discussed. Diversity in the media, sports, day-to-day life, and in our own hearts. Available now on Spotify, Deezer and wherever you get your podcasts.

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Exhibitions, events and publications on the topics of equal opportunities, diversity and equality. And we also have a podcast with great guests.

Foto: ein in schwarz gekleideter spricht in ein Mikro
Cover der Publikation L(i)eben im Verborgenen
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You would like to actively work for more equal opportunities at our university? We think that's great, because a university for everyone needs everyone! To support you, you can find guides, materials and lending options here.

Vorgelperspektive auf einen Menschen, der im Schneidersitz auf dem Fußboden sitzt. Auf dem Schoß steht der Laptop. Die Hände liegen auf der Tastatur und tippen. Der Rest vom Körper ist nicht zu sehen.

Webtools for commissioners

Customisable templates for your web presence or linking the offers for more equal opportunities and diversity on the website of your faculties or institution.

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Stabsstelle Chancengleichheit, Diversität und Familie

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04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30090
Fax: +49 341 97-31130090

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