Schultz, Ulrike

FernUniversität in Hagen (Germany)


Ulrike Schultz, qualified as a lawyer, is a Senior Academic at  FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany (the German distance-teaching university).

Former Head of the Law Faculty's Teaching and Learning Unit specialised in media  work; teaching gender and law at the law faculty; communication trainer for  lawyers and the judiciary. She has set up and organised several further  education programmes, such as Law Related Education, Women and Law, Legal  Skills Training, and Virtual International Gender Studies. Board member of  the German Sektion für Rechtssoziologie, of the RCSL and of the IISL in  Onati. Chair of the RCSL Working Group on Legal Professions. Head of the  "Women/Gender in the Legal  Profession" Group. 

Member of the International Advisory Board of the International Journal of the Legal  Profession, co-editor of the German Handbook for Equal Opportunities Work,  editor of (hand-)books on Women and Law, Images of Women, Women and the  Demographic Change, Women´s Rights in Europe, Women in the World´s Legal  Professions, Gender and Judging (together with Gisela Shaw) etc.