Gender equality at the University of Münster – Data analysis

Analysing data is a prerequisite for shaping and formulating successful gender equality policies at the University of Münster. Based on this data, the University can identify which gender equality measures are especially successful and which areas require immediate attention. A remarkable finding in this context was the significant increase in the number of women professors from 13.7 percent in 2004 to 23.3 percent in 2016. Our analytical work has also highlighted specific areas in which the proportion of women must be increased in order to reach the 40-percent minimum target for all levels of academic qualification as proposed by federal and state authorities

Status group statistics [de]

In order to analyse the gender equality situation at the University of Münster and take corresponding steps, it is essential to process the latest gender-specific data. The Equal Opportunity Office prepares this data – divided into sets for each respective status group at the University – and makes it available here in the most current form.

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Differenzen der Frauen- und Männeranteile von wissenschaftlichen Karrierephasen 2016

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Gender data from external providers [de]

Various studies are available which compare the percentage of women professors at German universities, and others which plot changes in the number of women enrolled at university. In the following, the Equal Opportunity Office provides links to various external providers of current gender-related statistics.