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Tasks

The Gender Research Office takes on various tasks at the University of Vienna.

Events and Teaching Organization

  • Organization of Opens internal link in current windowacademic events, such as conferences and workshops, lecture series, and the Gender Talks (in German or Englisch) in addition to other events in cooperation with institutions at the University of Vienna
  • Development and support of research initiatives across the entire spectrum of Gender/Queer Studies and the expansion of Gender & Science Technology Studies
  • Organization of Opens internal link in current windowmaster and minor (i.e. complementary study) programs in Gender Studies and coordination of study abroad programs via the Opens internal link in current windowErasmus Program Gender Studies (in cooperation with the Gender Studies program director)

Publications

Networking

  • Participation in international women's and gender studies networks (Opens external link in new windowATGENDER, Opens external link in new windowKEG) and in the Opens external link in new windowGenderplattform (Organizations for the advancement of women and gender research at universities in Austria, in German)
  • Facilitation of exchange between different scientific communities and cultures, specifically among the humanities, cultural and social sciences and natural sciences and technology studies
  • Opening up spaces for discussion between scientists, practitioners, groups within and outside the university, and the general public

Research Support

  • Promotion of emerging scholars and assistance in scholarly work by providing opportunities for exchanges with gender specialists from a variety of fields
  • Teaching support beyond disciplinary boundaries and assistance in implementing gender studies approaches in curricula across all disciplines

Library

Opens internal link in current windowGender Research Library

Contact

T: +43-1-4277-18452


Campus of the University of Vienna
Court 1.11
Spitalgasse 2
1090 Vienna

Office Hours:
Tuesday 4-6 p.m.
Thursday 12 a.m.-2 p.m.
and by appointment

Office to be closed April 18 - 21, 2017!

E-Mail -> Office:
office.rgf@univie.ac.at

E-Mail -> Gender Studies
spl.genderstudies@univie.ac.at
University of Vienna | Universitätsring 1 | 1010 Vienna | T +43-1-4277-0