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Energieinstitut an der JKU Linz

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  • Energieinstitut an der JKU Linz is a not for profit research institute that focuses on energy economics, energy law and energy technology topics in research projects, on a national and European level
  • Energieinstitut an der JKU Linz joined Equal by 30 in July 2019
  • Energieinstitut an der JKU Linz is located in Linz, Austria
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  • Constant data monitoring on equality issues, e.g. number of male and female employees in different functions and management levels
  • The institute already has a high proportion of women among the pre-docs (33%) and post-docs (45%). In the long term, a balanced proportion of women and men is aimed for.
  • Gender sensitive employment ads for recruiting and targeted job advertising on career portals for women
  • Avoiding discrimination in recruitment practices, including taking non-traditional career trajectories and non-standard work experience into account in recruitment decisions
  • A uniform salary scheme is in use
  • We internally share information about pay scales and career trajectories
  • We support all new hires through internal mentorship programs
  • We support qualification offers for all employees
  • We encourage all employees with a master's degree or equivalent degree to pursue a work-related doctorate
  • For all employees we offer
    • flexible working hours
    • part and full time models
    • home office days
  • We offer parental leave for all employees
  • We nominated a senior leader to support initiatives towards a gender diverse work environment
  • We promote Equal by 30 and its principles including facilitating the exchange of best practices and knowledge sharing where possible