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Sonja Mausen

Equal Opportunities Office



Short CV

  • Since January 2019: Managing Director of LaKof NRW.
  • 2018: Student Equal Opportunities Officer of RWTH Aachen University.
  • September to December 2018: Spokeswoman of the Commission for Student Affairs of the Federal Conference for Women's and Equal Opportunities Representatives at Universities - bukof.
  • Currently a doctoral candidate in English literature with a focus on contemporary indigenous literature of Australia and New Zealand .

Focus of Work

  • Systematizing best practice models for the promotion of women at universities in the state of NRW
  • Establishing and maintaining contacts with science organisations (LRK, HRK, BLK, Wissenschaftsrat etc.), ministries, state parliament, parties, associations, (women's) networks and media
  • Acting as liaison to the AStA Students’ Committee, to advising centers, to the faculties as well as different equal opportunities facilities
  • Providing content-related support to the spokespersons in preparing statements, position papers etc.
  • Coordinating and organizing the meetings of the National Conference
  • Handling the administration of the LaKof NRW funds
  • Acting as contact point for the Federal Conference of Women's and Equal Opportunities Commissioners at Universities (BuKoF)