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Diversity Office

We are committed to a supportive community and anti-discrimination. We are an advisory institution for all university members​
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Image: Jan-Peter Kasper (University of Jena)

Changed availability during the time of Corona: Due to infection control reasons, the Diversity Office of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena will be closed until further notice. If you have any requests or need support, you can contact us any time thru the e-mail

Financial support options during the time of Corona: Information on financial support can be found here.

We are committed to make sure that all members and affiliates of the University are able to pursue their work duties, scholarly activities, or studies on an equal basis, regardless of ethnic background, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or belief, disability, age, chronic or mental illness, family responsibilities, or socioeconomic background.

If you experience disadvantage or discrimination, please contact us.

We can provide you with advice and information on the following topics:

  • Anti-discrimination counseling
  • Identifying discrimination
  • Possibilities of action in the case of discrimination
  • Further information and advice

If you have questions or need advice, you can contact us at any time per email or by telephone.

Diversity Office
Room 104
Zwätzengasse 3
07743 Jena
+49 3641 9-400970
Telephone hours:
please contact us for an appointment

Please be aware that there are accessibility issues with the Diversity Office (first floor, no lift or door opener). If you could kindly let us know about your accessibility needs then we will be very happy to organise an appropriate room. Thank you.
24 Jun 2021
16:00 · Online-Diskussion
Continuation of the online discussion round "Fair-Handeln! Implementing the mission statement at the University of Jena"
This time the event will be held in English and will focus on concerns of international students.
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