The Female Faculty Network Twente (FFNT) is the professional network of female academics at the University of Twente.

We build Female Academic Leadership together with our members for everybody within UT.


fostering career development at all levels promoting diversity and inclusion


maximize engagement inform about current developments encourage networking support innovative initiatives

Solidarity with Iranian women

The Female Faculty Network at the University of Twente stands in solidarity with Iranian women in recognition of increasing waves of political protests sparked across Iran after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini, who had been detained by Islamic Republic of Iran’s morality police for allegedly not adhering to Iran's strict dress code (wearing a headscarf), and died in custody on 16 September 2022. Go to the complete message.