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Thursday, 25. April 2024

Diversity, Equity und Inklusion in der Wissenschaft: Themen, Kritiken, Lösungen“

Equlity | Event tip


Event on ‘Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Science: Topics, Critiques, Solutions’ on Tuesday, 28 May 2024 from 2 pm at Karl Landsteiner University.

After a welcoming address by Prof Dr Rudolf Mallinger, Afitap Derya Köprülü-Rössl, PhD from the Research Unit will report on the KL's gender equality plan. This will be followed by the presentation ‘Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Science: Issues, Criticisms, Solutions’ by Adis Šerifović, BA MA and Steph Grohmann, MSc PhD.

Participation is free of charge for all employees of KL and the university hospitals. Registration is requested, the registration link can be found in OpenCampus (login required)

To the speakers

Steph Grohmann provides advice and consultation in matters of research ethics at all stages of the research project life cycle, from “ethics by design” to the documentation required for impactful international publication. Her work at LBG is dedicated to ensuring that research participants and co-creators in participatory research are treated fairly, equitably and with a minimal risk of harm. Steph’s background is in medical anthropology and the anthropology of ethics. Her own research  focuses on health inequities in the context of homelessness, displacement and marginalization. Before joining LBG, she has worked at the universities of London, Oxford and Edinburgh.ä

Adis Šerifović‘s focus lies in the networking of different stakeholders for participatory and transdisciplinary research projects. Adis graduated in Social Work (BA) and Social Innovation (MA) at the University of Applied Sciences in Salzburg (FH Salzburg) and is an expert in involving vulnerable groups in innovative and social processes. Before joining the OIS Center, Adis worked at the University of Salzburg and developed educational projects for strengthening international relations on a scientific level with China. He also worked for the Federal Ministry for Families and Youth as a process manager for projects in the area of integration and youth. Adis also advises entrepreneurs, politicians, and NGOs on issues such as human rights, diversity, and integration/migration.