Academic Self-Administration and Honorary Posts

Activities in Academic Boards

Second chair of the Committee for Women’s and Gender Studies in the German Sociological Association (GSA), 2010-2012 

Member of the council of the Committee for Women’s and Gender Studies in the German Sociological Association (GSA), 2008-2010

Deputy chair and business administrator of the Committee for Education in the German Sociological Association (GSA), 2004-2006

Member of the board of the Committee for Education in the German Sociological Association (GSA), 2002-2008

 

Editorial Activities

Series "Wissenschaftskarrieren" (founder and editor). Leverkusen-Opladen: Barbara Budrich, since 2012

Series "Gesellschaftstheorien und Gender" (founder and editor together with Christine Weinbach). Wiesbaden: Springer VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, since 2012

*"Gender. Zeitschrift für Geschlecht, Kultur und Gesellschaft" / "Gender. Journal for Gender, Culture and Society" (co-founder and co-editor together with Ruth Becker [until 2011], Beate Kortendiek, Sigrid Metz-Göckel, Sabine Schäfer and Anne Schlüter [since 2012]). Leverkusen-Opladen, Farmington Hills/MI: Barbara Budrich (since vol 1), 2009-2013

Series "Forum Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung" (together with the board members of the Committee for Women’s and Gender Studies in the German Sociological Association: Mechthild Bereswill, Birgit Bütow, Maureen Maisha Eggers, Edelgard Kutzner, Katharina Liebsch, Birgit Riegraf, Eva Sänger, Elvira Scheich, Karen Schierhorn, Karen Wagels). Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 2008-2012

*Journal "Zeitschrift für Frauenforschung & Geschlechterstudien" (co-editor together with Ruth Becker, Beate Kortendiek, Sigrid Metz-Göckel und Robert Schreiber, editorial assistant Sabine Schäfer). Bielefeld: Kleine (vol 24-26), 2006-2008

Series "Bildungssoziologische Beiträge" (together with the board members of the Committee for Education in the German Sociological Association: Anna Brake, Helmut Bremer, Stefanie Engler, Michael Hartmann, Beate Krais, Matthias Wingens, Jürgen Zinnecker). Weinheim, München: Juventa, 2002-2008

 

Academic Counselling and Peer Reviewing

Academic journals

  • Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie (KZfSS)
  • Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie
  • International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education
  • Gender, Work & Organization
  • Soziale Welt. Zeitschrift für sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung und Praxis (SozW)
  • Gender and Education
  • Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Bildungswissenschaften (SZBW)
  • WSI-Mitteilungen

Organisations of research funding

  • German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)
  • Austrian Science Fund (FWF)
  • Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • Hans-Böckler-Foundation
  • Wissenschaftliche Kommission Niedersachsen

Awards

  • Committee for the Doctoral Award of the German Sociological Association (GSA)
  • Award for Gender Research of the University of Berne/Switzerland
  • Chair of the selection committee for the competition "Gleichstellungskonzept: Geschlechtergerechte Hochschule" of the Ministry for Innovation, Science, Research and Technology (MIWFT) Nordrhine-Westfalia

Political consulting

  • Member of the project group "Frauen in Hochschule und Forschung" at the Hauptvorstand of the GEW: The German Education Union, Vorstandsbereiche "Hochschule und Forschung" and "Frauenpolitik"

Contact

Prof. Dr. Heike Kahlert
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Fakultät of Social Science
Universitätsstr. 150
D-44801 Bochum
Germany
eMail: mail (at) heike-kahlert.de