We are looking for you! For the equal opportunities project of the student body as equal opportunities project officer

Are you interested in gender equality work at your university and are you sensitive to gender policy issues? Would you like to do something against discrimination and help RWTH Aachen University move forward in gender equality issues? Do you want to work as part of a team and implement your own ideas for campaigns and events?

Then apply for the equal opportunities project set up by the RWTH student parliament! All RWTH students can apply for this position.


Your tasks as an Equal Opportunities Project Officer

– confident point of contact for all students, student initiatives and student bodies in matters of equal opportunities

– head of the equal opportunities project team

– advertising and public relations

– representing the interests of students, especially vis-à-vis the university

– organisation of events


What should you bring with you?

– an interest in helping your fellow students

– in particular, to deal in depth with the topics of gender and diversity

– communication and assertiveness skills

– sensitivity and empathy

– creativity

– business fluent in German, fluent in English

– approximately 15 hours of time per week


What can you expect?

The two student equal opportunities project officers jointly lead a team of other volunteers. You will work on the premises of the AStA and thus in close cooperation with it. There are many opportunities for you to implement your own projects and ideas. The Equal Opportunities Project Officers are accountable to the student parliament. This means that you have to be present at the monthly meetings of the student parliament and report on your work and answer questions. You will receive an allowance for your voluntary work.


Your application

To become an Equal Opportunities Officer, it is not necessary to have already worked in university committees. What is important is your motivation.

Send your application with a short letter of motivation and a CV in table form by 31.12.2022 23:59:

Search Committee for the Equal Opportunities Project c/o AStA of RWTH Aachen University

Pontwall 3

52062 Aachen

Or by e-mail to the search committee: bewerbung@gsp.rwth-aachen.de

Please note that threats to confidentiality and unauthorised access by third parties cannot be ruled out when communicating by unencrypted e-mail.

We will then invite you to an informal interview in the week from 09.01. to 13.01.23 in order to get to know you a little better and also to be able to explain further details about the work of the Equality Project. The election of the Equal Opportunities Project Officer is planned for the Student Parliament meeting on 18.01.23.

If you have any questions or would like further information, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following e-mail address: bewerbung@gsp.rwth-aachen.de.

The Equal Opportunities Project is based on equal representation. Applications from all genders are welcome, and two positions are available.