Welcome to the Gender Equality Website of the Geosciences at the University of Trier!

This site provides you with information on funding, support and gender equality related resources. Please note that the site is still under development. In the meantime, please contact our gender equality representative with any questions, concerns or suggestions.

Responsibilities and service

  • Support and implementation of gender equality measures for men and women at Trier University 
  • Quality assurance through gender mainstreaming and female promotion 
  • Support of faculty (dean, faculty council) und committees (advisory capacity)
  • Cooperation on all social, organisational and contract-related measures, which affect (female) employees 
  • At the request of students, the gender equality representative can attend oral examinations
  • Advice related to gender equality (email inquiries to the gender equality representative)  
  • Support of initiatives, projects and working groups towards gender equality (e.g. family room on Campus II)

Gender equality representative (FB VI)

Sarah Oesch
Geography and Education/Teacher Training
Campus II, F-Gebäude Raum 131
Tel.: 0651/201-4584
E-Mail Sarah Oesch


Deputy gender equality representative (FB VI)

JProf. Dr. Julia Affolderbach

Sustainable Regional and Urban Development

Campus II, F-Gebäude, Raum 144

Tel.: 0651/201-4525

E-Mail Julia Affolderbach