Gender Research at the Partner Universities of the UA Ruhr

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Ruhr-University Bochum (RUB), Technical University Dortmund (TUDo) and the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) - joint in the Universities Alliance Ruhr (UA Ruhr) - gather together a strong academic expertise in gender research. Well-established researchers, junior researchers and interested students can find a wide range of research and learning opportunities, both related to specific fields and interdisciplinary .

The initiative Gender Research at the Universities of the UA Ruhr (GeFoR) sets a goal of closer connection of the existent institutional research and studying contexts of the three universities.

Detailed information about the Gender Research at the Universities of the UA Ruhr (GeFoR) (GEFOR) can be found on the official GEFOR website.

Contact information

 Ruhr University Bochum

Dr. Beate von Miquel
Marie Jahoda Center for International Gender Studies (MaJaC)
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitätsstr. 150
D-44801 Bochum
Tel: +49 (0)234 32-21730

 TU Dortmund


 University of Duisburg Essen

Dr. Maren Jochimsen
Essener Kolleg für Geschlechterforschung (EKfG)
Universität Duisburg-Essen
Universitätsstr. 12
D-45117 Essen
Tel.: +49 (0)201 183-4552
Fax: +49 (0)201 183-4432