Gender Equality

An engraving showing an idealized representation of the workshop of Jan Van Eyck, to whom Stradanus, following Vasari, attributed the invention of oil paint. Jan van der Straet (Stradanus), Nova Reperta, 1584, plate Color olivi. Source: Deutsches Museum, Bildstelle.

Gender Equality Officers

Gina Grzimek & Donatella Germanese

+49 30 22667 144/152

The Max Planck Society supports the employment of equal numbers of both sexes, the provision of equal opportunities and the compatibility of family and career. Every employee, particularly those with supervisory and management functions, bears responsibility for this. This aim shall be achieved through the application of the Policy for Equal Opportunities for Women and Men at the Max Planck Society (Equal Opportunities Policy) of 1 January 2008. Click the sections below to read more about equality at the MPIWG, MPG, and in research.

The Gender Equality Officers in office are Gina Grzimek and Donatella Germanese.

The Gender Equality Officers in office are Gina Grzimek and Donatella Germanese. Elected Gender Equality Officers' tasks, according to the official policy of the Max Planck Society, are to help implement and oversee the equal treatment of women and men, and prevent and eliminate gender discrimination at the Institute. They are involved in all measures concerning the employees, organization, and social life at the Institute, compatibility of family and career, and protection against sexual harassment in the workplace.

 

 

About Gender Equality