Diversity Q&A Series – Part 2

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What does diversity, equality and inclusion mean to you?

"Diversity, equality and inclusion (EDI) is the direction that all sectors need to pursue. In particular, in the field of manufacturing where the 4th industrial revolution has arrived, EDI will be able to induce flexibility in employment, the improvement of the work environment, and qualified results."

Prof. Dr. Jihyun Lee
Assistant Professor at University Calgary and TUM-IAS Fellow 2022

Jihyun Lee is an Assistant Professor of mechanical and manufacturing engineering at the University of Calgary in Canada. She has been at TUM through the Anna Boyksen Fellowship by the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), doing research in the focus group "Inclusion and Diversity in the Manufacturing sector in Industry 4.0", hosted by the Professorship of Machine Tools and Manufacturing Technology, Prof. Michael Zäh. 

 

WITH THE DIVERSITY Q&A SERIES, THE DIVERSITY BOARD OF THE TUM SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND DESIGN (ED) AIMS TO REGULARLY RAISE ATTENTION VIA SOCIAL NETWORKS TO TOPICS OF PARITY, DIVERSITY, EQUALITY AND INCLUSION IN RESEARCH, TEACHING AND CAMPUS LIFE. THE DIVERSITY BOARD IS AN OPEN GROUP CONSISTING OF THE ELECTED GENDER EQUALITY OFFICERS AND FURTHER COMMITTED INDIVIDUALS OF THE SCHOOL ED.