The Center for Research on Equality, Gender and Education on May 27, 2010. The head of the centre is Guðný Guðbjörnsdóttir.
The research centre provides scholars in the School of Education with the opportunity to fulfill part of their research duties under the auspices of the centre. The centre also provides research groups with research opportunities. The centre publishes the results of its research.
The Center for Research on Equality, Gender and Education follows University of Iceland regulations regarding its operation and research. The centre's staff provides the management of the School of Education with regular updates regarding the centre's activities.
The centre's board is nominated for a two-year term.