Center of Excellence Women and Science

CEWS Target Groups

Dr. Anke Lipinsky

Dauerbeobachtung der Gesellschaft
Center of Excellence Women and Science

+49 (221) 47694-259

The target groups for CEWS have differentiated over the course of the organization's development into a national hub for the realization of gender equality in academia. These target groups benefit in various ways from the synergetic effects of CEWS’ primary spheres of activity in the area of equality in science (social science research, policy consultation, knowledge transfer, monitoring and evaluation).

CEWS offers gender experts and women scientists, first and foremost, current, science-based and user-friendly information, networking and career promotion aids and services such as databases and literature searches or synopsis preparation of science-relevant equality law.

CEWS supports researchers from higher education and science research as well as gender studies in German-speaking countries by offering online tools for improving the visibility and reputation of women scientists in all disciplines, databases as well as CEWS publications and research reviews.

Universities and research institutes are the focus of manifold usage possibilities of organization-related CEWS offers such as university rankings according to equality aspects and the TOTAL E-QUALITY advisory service.

Scientific organizations profit from CEWS' expertise in the area of the analysis of causes of marginalization of women scientists and the formulation of resultant recommendations for action.

Political committees expect science-based policy and strategy consultation as well as publicly effective presentations of the achieved standards.

The media utilizes CEWS' comprehensive information offering to support current, up-to-date reporting.