Why is the page not displayed correctly?

Femconsult has been optimized to run on as many different browsers as possible. For a flawless display we recommend the use of the popular browsers (e.g. Mozilla Firefox version 3.8 or higher, Internet Explorer version 8.0 or higher). If you are working with an older browser, we recommend a free update to the latest browser version.

In order to use the full functionality of the database, it is necessary to allow JavaScript and cookies in your browser. You can change both settings in the settings of your browser.

Activate JavaScript and Cookies in the Internet Explorer: Tools/Internet Options/ Security/Internet. If there is a slider, set it to Medium-high and save this setting with Apply. If you do not find the slider, click on the Default Level button, then set the Slider to Medium-high and press OK.

In the latest versions of Mozilla-Firefox, JavaScript is activated automatically and can only be deactivated via Add-ons like No-Script. If you use such Add-ons, you should disable them for femconsult.

Activate Cookies in Mozilla-Firefox: Options/Privacy. In the selection box Firefox will please choose Use custom settings for history. Then set a small hook in the checkbox Accept cookies from sites.

How secure is my personal data?

Users of the femconsult website can only see the data released by the CEWS. Only employees of GESIS / CEWS can access all registered data.

Is there any cooperation with Femconsult.org?

Femconsult.org offers a database for gender experts in development aid and cooperation. There is no connection between femconsult.de and Femconsult.org.

Where can I publish job advertisements?

femconsult ist used to address job advertisements und inquiries specifically to female scientists who might be interested in it. Through the research function (menu bar), you can search in our database for female scientists with the necessary qualifications. If your research is successful, upload your job advertisement documents to our system and send them directly with a short message to the scientists.

It isn't possible to simply publish advertisements in femconsult, as is customary in job boards.

If you are not able to find a suitable scientist in our database, we recommend to distribute your job advertisement or inquiry via specific networks.We have compiled the most important networks for you in the category "Aktive Rekrutierung" (only available in German). We take up vacancies in the field of women's and gender research, regardless of the qualifications required, in our CEWS job market. Send an e-mail to cews-info(at)gesis(dot)org.

Do I find female research assistant?

The main objective of the database is the placement of highly qualified women in professorships.

If you would like to distribute vacancies for scientific staff, we recommend you to use relevant networks. In the information offer (only available in German) you will find

We take up vacancies in the field of women's and gender research, regardless of the qualifications required, in our CEWS job market. Send an e-mail to cews-info(at)gesis(dot)org.

I don't get any conformation about my investigation!

The confirmation of the search will be sent to the e-mail address given in the contact form. If an incorrect entry has been made, the confirmation of the search can not be made. Please let us know if the confirmation should be deliver again.

I can not upload my file?

Files can be only uploaded as a Word or PDF document into a contact form. Other formats cannot be uploaded.

Who is allowed to register at femconsult?

PostDocs, habilitated scientists and Ph.D students whose doctoral thesis is imminent can register in femconsult. Scientists from artistic and creative subject areas can also register without a PhD, because in these subjects a PhD is not a compulsory prerequisite for teaching.

The login is not possible!

To view and edit your profile, your browser requires JavaScript and cookies. You can change both settings in the browser settings of your browser.

Activate JavaScript and Cookies in the Internet Explorer: Tools/Internet Options/ Security/Internet. If there is a slider, set it to Medium-high and save this setting with Apply. If you do not find the slider, click on the Default Level button, then set the Slider to Medium-high and press OK.

In the latest versions of Mozilla-Firefox, JavaScript is activated automatically and can only be deactivated via Add-ons like No-Script. If you use such Add-ons, you should disable them for femconsult.

Activate Cookies in Mozilla-Firefox: Options/Privacy. In the selection box Firefox will please choose Use custom settings for history. Then set a small hook in the checkbox Accept cookies from sites.

I cannot find my discipline!

We've summarized individual subjects. Please have a look at the list of subjects. It could be possible that your subject has been combined with other subject

Will I receive all relevant job advertisements through an entry in femconsult?

No! You only receive job advertisements from universitys and non-universal research organisations, that would like to actively recruit women and have researched women with suitable qualifications in femconsult. If you receive a job advertisement or inquiries, you can be sure that your scientific profile is suitable for the position and that your application is welcome

I forgot my access data.

You can have your password re-sent. The prerequisite for this is that the e-mail contact specified in your FemConsult entry is still up-to-date as your access data is sent ther