The rectorate

Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity

On January 1, 2019, Prof. Dr. Monilola Olayioye was appointed as a member of the rectorate, responsible for young academics and diversity. Monilola Olayioye is Professor of Molecular Tumor Cell Biology at the Institute of Cell Biology and Immunology, faculty of Energy-, Process and Bio-Engineering at the University of Stuttgart.

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Monilola Olayioye, Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity  (c)
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Monilola Olayioye, Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity

Responsibilities and goals

As one of Germany’s leading technically-oriented universities with a broad spectrum of teaching and research, the University of Stuttgart offers different paths to a doctoral degree and opens avenues to subsequent careers in science, industry, and society. The responsibilities and goals of the Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity include:

  • Creating a top-class and flexible research environment for young academics
  • Delivering a comprehensive range of qualifications to doctoral researchers, postdocs and junior professors that prepare for the next career step in academia or industry
  • Offering mentoring programs to young academics that help establish a network across disciplines, institutions and generations
  • Supporting the Tenure Track Program
  • Promoting international networking and internationalization
  • Improving equal opportunities
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Prof. Dr.

Monilola Olayioye

Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity

 

Katharina Wilhelm

Personal Referent to the Vice Rector for Early Career Researchers and Diversity