Dr. Anke Lipinsky is senior researcher at GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Team Center of Excellence Women and Science CEWS. Anke's research focuses on impact assessments, evaluation and analysis of policy styles and their implementation in the field of gender and research in the European Union. She holds a PhD in Comparative Cultural Studies, University of Regensburg. Anke carried out several mappings of gender equality policies in public research in the EU and policy environment analyses (2012 -2014) and participated in EU-funded projects in FP6, FP7 and Horizon 2020 ENCOUWOMSCI; PLATWOMSCI, GenPORT; INTEGER, and GEECCO2017-2021. She chaired an EC expert group which carried out an ex-ante impact assessment study to strengthen the role of structural change policies in the European Research Area (2013). Anke currently is member of the advisory boards of SMARTmaps (2015-2018), GenderNetz (2017-2020) and NORDICORE(2017-2021). She worked as visiting researcher at Northeastern University, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, Boston (USA) in Autumn 2018; is member of two Horizon 2020 advisory groups "Gender" and "Science with and for Society"and advised several EU-presidencies in the field of Gender Equality; member of the International Advisory Board of the 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education in Bergen 2012, Wien 2014, Paris 2016 and Dublin 2018.