Institutionalisation of equal opportunity efforts
Since November 2012, the SFB employs a coordinator for gender measures (25% position) who supports the SFB 754 efforts concerning gender equality. Activities supporting equal opportunities within the SFB 754 are embedded in existing support structures at the hosting institutions Kiel University (Central Office for Gender Equality, Diversity & Family of Kiel University) and GEOMAR.
The female SFB 754 members in leadership positions based at GEOMAR and the SFB 754 scientific coordinator are members of the Women Executive Board at GEOMAR. The coordinator for gender measures has a permanent guest status within GEOMAR-WEB.