Viviane Willis-Mazzichi

Head of Sector “Gender”, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission. The Gender Sector develops the strategy on Gender Equality in the European Policy for Research and Innovation. It coordinates and monitors its implementation along three objectives:

  • Gender Equality in careers at all levels

  • Gender balance in decision-making

  • Integration of the gender dimension in research content and programmes

    The strategy is implemented within the European Framework Programme Horizon 2020 and the European Research Area in collaboration with Member States, Associated Countries and research institutions.

    Main publications:

    SHE Figures 2015: gures_2015- nal.pdf

    Gender Equality Policies in public research

    Structural change in research institutions structural-changes- nal-report_en.pdf

    Gendered Innovations gendered_innovations.pdf