Current News.

This page provides current information relating to equal opportunities and equal rights at the Johannes Kepler University.


New *Stars on Campus

We are pleased to take another step towards inclusive and gender-equitable (figurative) language (in German) at the JKU!


Long-Term Parking Cyclists Flat-Rate Payers

Safe Places?
Violence Structures in Higher Education.

Invitation to the panel discussion.

The JKU Austrian Student Union's Office of Social Services will hold an expert talk on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, titled "Safe Places? Gewaltstrukturen an Hochschulen". Dr. Christopher Frank will represent the AKG in the panel.
Representatives of the Upper Austrian Center for Protection against Violence, the Autonomous Women's Center, the Men's Counseling Service of the Diocese of Linz, and the AKG will address the question: Is the university a safe place? The event is interactive and will also be held in a hybrid format.

Location: HS 1/Zoom
Time: 7:30 PM

No advance registration required!

[Translate to Englisch:] Safe Spaces?

CHANGE OF CHAIRS in FP 2019-2022

Dr. Andreas Hölzl will succeed long-standing chairwoman Assist. Prof. Dr. Cäcilia Innreiter-Moser. Dr. Holzl was unanimously elected as the new AKG chair at during a meeting on March 22, 2022.

Univ. Prof. Dr. Birgit Pröll and Univ. Prof. Dr. Sabine Hild remain as first and second deputy chair.

TN faculty representatives are Univ. Prof. Dr. Birgit Pröll and Univ. Prof. Dr. Sabine Hild.
Faculty responsible for SOWI include Assoz. Univ.-Prof.  Dr. Martina Gugglberger and Assoz.Univprof. Dr. Barbara Müller.
Faculty responsible for RE are Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erika Wagner and Mag. Dr. Andreas Hölzl.

We would like to welcome our new chairman and look forward to a successful collaboration!

The Office for the Committee of Equal Opportunities is available as follows:

Monday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMr
Thursday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

We kindly ask that you make an appointment in advance.

The activity sheet visits to the Office for the Committee of Equal Opportunies are now available on-site; however video conferencing remains an option.
In this regard, please contact the Office for the Committee of Equal Opportunies by sending an e-mail to: (