Promoting the compatibility of family & career as well as equal opportunities for male and female scientists is of particular importance to all members and institutions involved in MARIE.
The German Research Foundation (DFG) provides MARIE with separate funds for targeted support measures to make jobs in science and academia more family friendly and especially support female scientists in their career and qualifications. These funds are only intended for those measures especially researchers of the SFB/TRR 196 are benefiting from.
Examples of funded measures:
Compatibility of Family and Career
As a researcher of MARIE you may apply for funding of gender equality measures. Detailed information is provided in the following DFG-guidelines:
To get to know all institutions involved in MARIE as far as gender equality is concerned please click here:
Bergische Universität Wuppertal
Technische Universität Darmstadt
Technische Universität Dresden
Fraunhofer-Institut FHR (Wachtenberg)
Fraunhofer-Institut IMS (Duisburg)