Women of TUM – A network for women
How to Do Science as a Woman
Professor Maya Schuldiner from Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel is an award-winning, and world-renowned scientist in Molecular Genetics. She believes that true gender equality is of great importance.
At the Women of TUM Online Afterwork on June 9, 2021 at 7:00 pm she will give insights into the course of her outstanding career in science, which shows that an active family life and international success in the job are possible at the same time. Afterwards there will be time to ask questions.
Read the portrait of TUM Ambassador Maya Schuldiner: http://www.150.alumni.tum.de/en/maya-schuldiner-en/
Upcoming Women of TUM events
TUM Women in Leadership
BR´s Production and Technical Director Birgit Spanner-Ulmer
“I always come up with something new again”
Birgit Spanner-Ulmer aims to make the world ″easier“ bit by bit. Since earning her PhD at TUM, she has been dedicating herself to the optimization of products and processes – in the industry, in science and since 2012, in public service broadcasting.
Entrepreneur Catharina van Delden
“TUM is characterised by a culture of support”
TUM Alumna Catharina van Delden has founded a company that today is one of the leading providers of software for Agile Innovation. At TUM, she has gained confidence in her abilities.
University Chancellor Andrea Bör
“In extreme situations I remain very calm and focused”
For decades, TUM Alumna Dr. Andrea Bör has been moving unerringly on the management levels of male-dominated domains. The engineer is now Chancellor of the Free University of Berlin.
TUM Ambassador Alice Gast
„Science only works internationally“
Alice Gast knows how valuable international cooperation is. The President of Imperial College London has previously worked as a researcher on projects all over the world. Together with TUM President, Wolfgang A. Herrmann, she recently launched a strategic partnership between the two universities.
TUM Ambassador Polly Arnold
„We all have a bias towards men“
Polly Arnold is one of the leading specialists in the field of synthetic chemistry and a strong supporter of young female scientists. As feminist influencer she addresses the under-representation of women in science linking it to the “unconscious bias” we all have.
TUM Ambassador Anca Muscholl
„TUM is a wonderful place for interdisciplinary research“
Today TUM Ambassador Anca Muscholl is an internationally esteemed researcher, who wants to make software better and more secure with her algorithms. Her way into computer science research started at TUM.
Regular Women of TUM Events
Women of TUM Talks
Review Women of TUM Talks 2020
This year’s female speakers from the sciences, business and sports shared and discussed personal and professional insights and gave advice on the topic: Why are people motivated differently? Can motivation be learnt? How do I motivate my team?
Review Women of TUM Talks 2019
„Codes, Big Data & AI – The Digitalised World Says Hi“
Three Women of TUM from the sciences and business gave insights into their working environments and careers, which rely on software, data and artificial intelligence.