Center of Excellence Women and Science (Kompetenzzentrum Frauen in Wissenschaft und Forschung, CEWS)
|Institution||Center of Excellence Women and Science|
|Themes||equality of opportunity in science, scholarship and research, knowledge transfer|
|Orientation||knowledge and research-based service institution|
The CEWS is a research-based service institution dedicated to equality of opportunity between women and men in German academia. It is a think tank, initiates processes of change, which it also supports with research-based accompaniment, and serves as an intermediary between research and policy-making.
The CEWS implements both German and EU projects, either independently or in cooperation with other institutions. Its range of services spans the areas of social science research on equality, knowledge transfer, consultation and evaluations.
The CEWS is a member institute of the German Social Science Infrastructure Services (Gesellschaft Sozialwissenschaftlicher Infrastruktureinrichtungen e.V., GESIS). GESIS is a member of the Leibniz Association.