Information – Consultation – Support

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... in equality-relevant matters, such as:

  • Equal opportunities for women and men
  • Representing women’s interests
  • Studying while having offspring to look after
  • Improving the compatibility of studies / work and family
  • Avoiding and prosecuting sexual harassment
  • Bullying
  • Support opportunities

Network contacts

Since Elisabeth Sasso-Fruth, equal opportunities and gender equality officer at HMT, is also spokesperson for the state conference of equal opportunities and gender equality officers for the universities and institutions of higher education in the Free State of Saxony, she facilitates many networking opportunities:

Further useful information

News & Events

Reelection State Representatives of Equal Opportunities Officers at universities of the Free State of Saxony

  • On 25.04.2016, Dr. Jutta Luise Eckhardt (TU Dresden), Andrea Müller (HTWK Leipzig) were elected as new state representatives and Elisabeth Sasso-Fruth (HMT Leipzig) was confirmed in her office at the state conference of the equal opportunities officers at the universities of the Free State Saxony.

Rectorate's Commission guidelines

  • with the beginning of the summer semester 2016, the rectorate's commission guidelines started its work.

New Equality Concept

  • From now on, the in winter semester 2015/16 newly passed Equality Concept of the HMT is availble in German and English language for download here (see right side - info column), it is also available in the library of the HMT.  Thematic area 3: raising awareness of equality amongst staff, students and the wider university community has already been actively implemented at the staff meeting and at the faculty boards until the end of January 2016.

Event archive


27.04.2016 Meeting of the Equal Opportunities Officers of the HMT Leipzig
25.04.2016 Conference of the Equal Opportunities Officers at universities of the Free State of Saxony at the TU Chemnitz
(further information regarding the LaKoG (in German only)


Network meeting - EU-Equality Charta

(read more (in German only))


Meeting of the country representatives of the coordination unit for the promotion of gender equality at der HMT Leipzig


Families afternoon at der HMT Leipzig


Literature on the topic of equality, gender roles and gender mainstreaming can be found in the university library.


The following links are dynamic bibliographies from the library stock on the search terms of:

Contact details

Equal Opportunities Officer and Gender Equality Officer at the university

Elisabeth Sasso-Fruth

Dittrichring 21, Zi. 3.41

Hauspostfach D 089

+49 341 2144 790




Inka Daubner

Grassistraße 8,

Referat Studienangelegenheiten

Hauspostfach 035

+ 49 341 2144 629


Equal Opportunities Officer – Faculty I

Alexander Meinel

Grassistraße 8, Zi. 216

Hauspostfach 104




Constanze Smettan

Grassistraße 8



Equal Opportunities Officer Faculty II

Susanne Schau-Fiukowski

Dittrichring 21, Hauspostfach D 048




Julia Hoppe



Equal Opportunities Officer Faculty III

Christina Jany




Leonhard Summerer



Equal Opportunities Officer and deputy at the university

07.12.2015 - 06.12.2018


Equal Opportunities Officer for the faculties

25.11.2015 - 24.11.2018