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Career - Administration - 14.03.2016
André Aeschlimann, former president of the National Research Council, has died

Career - 08.03.2016
A fresh view on research culture
A fresh view on research culture
How to ensure that research results are sound, reliable and reproducible? What should be improved in the current academic publication system? How does research evaluation affect the way science is do

Career - Administration - 02.03.2016
Pumping money into science
Saudi Arabia wants to become a leading research nation, and has recently established a multi-billion dollar university.

Career - 02.03.2016
Funding of 40 new SNSF professorships

Career - 01.03.2016
Doc.CH in the humanities and social sciences: the SNSF awards 21 grants

Career - 26.02.2016
FLARE - approval of a fourth series of applications

Career - Administration - 25.02.2016
The shifting sands of science
Research infrastructure in Asia is catching up with the West. From here, the main challenge for the region is to manoeuvre research out of rigid policy and into higher quality.

Career - Computer Science - 24.02.2016
Martin Vetterli will be the next president of EPFL
Martin Vetterli will be the next president of EPFL
24. The new president of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) was announced this morning by the Swiss Federal Council, which confirmed the proposal submitted by the ETH Board.

Economics - Career - 23.02.2016
Novartis shareholders approve all resolutions proposed by Board of Directors
Shareholders approve 19 th consecutive dividend increase to CHF 2.70 (+4%) per share for 2015   Dr. Joerg Reinhardt confirmed by shareholders as Chairman of the Novartis Board of Direct

Career - 05.02.2016
"Who wants to work with a monastic workaholic?"

Career - Physics - 05.02.2016
Support for early career researchers
Generous research funding is allocated to Empa from the EU's budget.

Career - 29.01.2016
Angelika Kalt is the new Director of the SNSF
Angelika Kalt is the new Director of the SNSF

Career - Innovation - 18.01.2016
“Trying out is research”
ETH Zurich is preparing young researchers for an international career in science and industry. In March 2016, it will launch a career-focused funding mechanism that will allow young researchers to conduct their own research project early on and improve their competitiveness.

Career - Administration - 13.01.2016
Promoting ERC calls in the humanities and social sciences
The SNSF introduces measures to encourage researchers in the humanities and social sciences to participate in ERC calls.

Career - 12.01.2016
Marie Heim-Vögtlin: 39 grants awarded to promising women researchers in 2015

Health - Career - 16.12.2015
Demanding, but flexible and family-friendly
Demanding, but flexible and family-friendly

Career - 30.10.2015
Why they rack up miles morning and evening for work
Why they rack up miles morning and evening for work
30. What drives people to spend hours commuting to and from work? A book written by EPFL sociologists analyzes this phenomenon - its structure, its social consequences and how it has changed over time.

Administration - Career - 05.10.2015
There is no alternative to full association
There is no alternative to full association
l. to r. Patrick Aebischer (EPFL), Roberto Balzaretti (EU Swiss ambassador), Carlos Moedas (EU, Head of Research and Innovation), Lino Guzzella (ETH Zürich).

Career - 15.07.2015
New Strategies to Guide Global Malaria Elimination 2016-2030

Innovation - Career - 18.06.2014
This is how Switzerland could become a start-up nation
Switzerland is the most innovative country in the world. However the conditions for start-ups are far from being perfect.

Research Management - Career - 30.01.2014
Four ETH researchers win award
Four ETH researchers win award

Innovation - Career - 20.11.2013
The Campus Opens Its Hub for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
The Forge, located in EPFL's Innovation Park, provides aspiring entrepreneurs an office to develop their startup as well as a location for networking and advice.

Career - 22.10.2013
Novartis recognized among 25 best multinational employers by Great Place to Work Institute
Basel, October 22, 2013 - Novartis is pleased to announce that it has been named among the Top 25 World's Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work Institute.

Career - 04.10.2013
CERN welcomes its first film maker in residence
Geneva, 4 October 2013. Seeing the invisible and discovering the meaning of life are the twin quests of CERN 's first film maker in residence, Jan Peters the second winner of the Collide@CERN Geneva 2 prize, which is supported by the Canton and City of Geneva.

Career - 24.04.2013
Novartis discloses compensation for new Chairman and Chairman ad-interim
Dr. Joerg Reinhardt to receive total annual compensation of CHF 3.8 million through combination of cash and stock for serving as Chairman of Novartis.

Innovation - Career - 01.05.2012
Switzerland and South Africa step up cooperation on science
Bern, 01.

Career - 20.04.2012
New SNF research grant for Prof. Anu Wadhwa
New SNF research grant for Prof. Anu Wadhwa
Anu Wadhwa has been awarded a grant by the SNF to study uncertainty in the venture capital investements practices in the cleantech sector.

Economics - Career - 11.04.2012
Roche sends open letter to Illumina shareholders
Roche sends open letter to Illumina shareholders Letter recommends Illumina shareholders vote the GOLD proxy card Roche today sent an open letter to shareholders of Illumina, Inc.

Economics - Career - 03.04.2012
Roche disappointed by Illumina, Inc.’s Board of Directors’ rejection
Roche disappointed by Illumina, Inc.'s Board of Directors' rejection By not engaging with Roche, Illumina reinforces notion of an entrenched Board Roche released the following statement in response to the announcement by Illumina, Inc.

Economics - Career - 31.01.2012
Roche to nominate slate of independent directors for election at Illumina, Inc.’s 2012 annual meeting
Roche to nominate slate of independent directors for election at Illumina, Inc.'s 2012 annual meeting Election of director nominees and approval of other proposals would result in Roche-nominated dir

Physics - Career - 23.11.2011
Joël Mesot re-appointed Director of PSI
Joël Mesot re-appointed Director of PSI

Physics - Career - 23.11.2011
Joël Mesot re-appointed Director of PSI

Career - 04.08.2011
CERN launches Cultural Policy

Career - 26.04.2011
Avalanches and rocket engines
Avalanches and rocket engines
Using lasers, EPFL scientists are dissecting the movements of fluids. The goal of the exercise: to obtain a better understanding of the internal dynamics of complex phenomena such as avalanches and torrential floods.

Career - 30.09.2010
Swiss law expert counters Alcon Independent Director Committee’s legal position in proposed merger with Novartis
Swiss law expert counters Alcon Independent Director Committee's legal position in proposed merger with Novartis Merger decision must be approved by the entire board of the company and cannot be dele

Career - Law - 28.01.2010
Modelle der Corporate Governance als Vorbild
Zurich - University of Zurich Viele Musikhochschulen haben für Berufungsverfahren keine Reglemente.

Career - 31.08.2009
The many facets of poverty
31. Bern - SNF Researchers from the National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) North-South have succeeded in creating an atlas mapping 70 facets of poverty distribution in the Lao PDR in high geographic resolution.

Administration - Career - 18.05.2009
Research: Young academics take first priority
18. Bern - SNF In 2008, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) allocated over 660 million Swiss francs in funding to research projects.

Career - 24.03.2009
Live data from the Matterhorn and Jungfraujoch
24. Bern - SNF The PermaSense project launched by the Universities of Zurich and Basel, ETH Zurich and EPF Lausanne operates two networks of sensors that transmit wireless data.

Career - 22.01.2009
Formal Closure of NCCR SESAM
22.