Diversity and Equal Opportunities

The Phil.-hum. Faculty promotes gender equality, diversity and equal opportunities at all levels. It strives to reduce barriers to entry and is committed to promoting the combination of work and family/care commitments.


Disability Rights Action Days

As part of the Disability Rights Action Days, the University of Bern's Office for Equal Opportunities is organizing a series of diverse events. These events aim to raise awareness of the rights and needs of people with disabilities at the University of Bern and contribute to the creation of a more inclusive university environment.

All events are held in German. You can find all information and the registration form here: Disability Rights Action Days

Fixing Academia: Towards a Culture of Collaboration

The keynote lecture by gender expert Prof. Dr. Liisa Husu, Örebro University, focuses on the dynamics of research careers, discussing especially the role of non-events but also the role of different gatekeepers and gatekeeping in academia is followed by a pannel that discusses concrete approaches to action for a diversity-conscious culture of scientific collaboration.

The keynote lecture and panel discussion will take place on 27.06.2024 from 16.00 to 18.30 at Uni Tobler. Find all information and registration here: Event info and registration