HWR Berlin Women’s Representative

The centralised women’s representative and the women’s representatives of the departments defend the interests of all women belonging to the university and are available as contact persons.

Available services:

  • Access help and advice for work and studies
  • Receive assistance and support in cases of sexual harassment or discrimination
  • Bring forward suggestions, requests and complaints
  • Obtain information on equal opportunities

A family friendly university

The HWR Berlin has been undergoing the family friendly university audit (“audit familiengerechte hochschule”) since 2016. In doing so, the university seeks to promote the compatibility of work and study with family life such as caring for children and for dependent relatives.

If required, students may contact the Family Office – Student Sevices:

Elisabeth Drescher

T +49 30 30877-1402

Employees, lecturers and professors should contact the head office audit and family service:

Astrid Theiler

T +49 30 30877-1503