At your service

In the context of your work or studies at UNIL...

  • ... You are affected by discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other discrimination?
  • ... You are looking for the best balance with your family life?
  • ... You would like, as a woman, to progress in your career?
  • ... You wish to use inclusive writing and communication?
  • ... You aim to recruit the best people, preventing gender bias from interfering in the process?

The Equal Opportunities Office is at your service and offers...


The Equal Opportunities Office is a service of the University of Lausanne, which carries out its mission of promoting equality independently and in particular performs the following tasks:

  • Advise the Rectorate on equality issues, particularly in the areas of recruitment and career promotion.
  • Develop an Action Plan for the Rectorate that includes measures to balance gender representation and then monitor its implementation.
  • Raise awareness in the academic community, through the organisation of events and training, of issues related to gender equality and discrimination related to gender and sexual orientation.
  • Monitor professoral recruitment procedures from an “equality” perspective.
  • Collect statistics and information related to its mission.
  • Advise people who consider themselves to be victims of discrimination and refer them to the relevant bodies.
  • Collaborate with the human resources department on the prevention of sexual harassment.
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Vieux Pressoir  -  CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 692 20 59