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Administration/Government - Careers/Employment
14.12.2016
A record for EPFL's startups: close to CHF 400 million raised in 2016
A record for EPFL's startups: close to CHF 400 million raised in 2016
Start-ups linked to EPFL raised almost CHF 400 million this year - that's over 50% more than in 2014, the last record year.
Business/Economics - Careers/Employment
09.12.2016
Careers/Employment
29.11.2016
Employment barometer in 3rd quarter 2016: Employment growth slows
Neuchâtel, 29.11.2016 (FSO) - In the 3rd quarter 2016, total employment (number of jobs) rose by 0.3% in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier (-0.1% compared with the previous quarter).
Careers/Employment - Business/Economics
26.10.2016
A 10 million euro round of financing for the start up Coorpacademy
A 10 million euro round of financing for the start up Coorpacademy
Coorpacademy, a startup based in EPFL's Innovation Park, has completed a 10 million euro round of financing.
Careers/Employment - Psychology
12.10.2016
Swiss employees do not hold back on cynical behaviour
Swiss employees do not hold back on cynical behaviour
This year's Swiss Human Relations Barometer focuses on the topic “loyalty and cynicism” – specifically, the tension between how employees experience and demonstrate both loyalty and
Careers/Employment - Physics/Materials Science
28.09.2016
Nine EPFL scientists in Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers
Nine EPFL scientists in Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers
28.09.16 - Nine EPFL scientists have been included in the prestigious Thomson Reuters? list of Highly Cited Researchers.
Event - Careers/Employment
29.08.2016
A leader with good instincts
A leader with good instincts
ETH's sixth annual togETHer staff party was held on Friday, 26 th August. It was also a very special occasion for Lorenz Hurni, Professor of Cartography, who was presented with the Golden Tricycle award in recognition of his skill in fostering an optimum balance between work and family life.
Administration/Government - Careers/Employment
01.06.2016
Profile 2015-2016: High demand for SNSF funding among researchers
Profile 2015-2016: High demand for SNSF funding among researchers
A significantly higher number of project proposals and the trend towards a more open research culture: against this dynamic backdrop, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) funded over 3200 res
Life Sciences - Careers/Employment
16.03.2016
“In collaborative work like this, trust and respect are essential.”
“In collaborative work like this, trust and respect are essential.”
On 10 and 11 March, a delegation of board members and researchers from South Africa visited ETH Zurich.
Social Sciences - Careers/Employment
14.03.2016
"We must encourage international co-author networks"
Dominique Foray of EPFL has studied the career paths of 4,666 doctoral students from two specialised universities.
Careers/Employment
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
Business/Economics - Careers/Employment
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 Directors as
Literature/Linguistics - Careers/Employment
22.02.2016
Physics/Materials Science - Careers/Employment
05.02.2016
Support for early career researchers
Generous research funding is allocated to Empa from the EU's budget.
Careers/Employment
03.02.2016
Gabriele Gendotti reelected as President of the Foundation Council
Gabriele Gendotti reelected as President of the Foundation Council
On 29 January, the Foundation Council of the Swiss National Science Foundation reelected Gabrielle Gendotti as president for a four-year term. At its constitutive meeting for the 2016-2019 period, it also reelected Professor Felicitas Pauss as its Vice President. In addition, it elected the fifteen-member Executive Committee of the Foundation Council and co-opted seven new members to the Council.
Careers/Employment - Earth Sciences
29.01.2016
Social Sciences - Careers/Employment
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.
Event - Careers/Employment
16.12.2015
Social Sciences - Careers/Employment
30.10.2015
Why they rack up miles morning and evening for work
Why they rack up miles morning and evening for work
30.10.15 - 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.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Careers/Employment
24.09.2015
EPFL has chalked up 100 inventions per year over the past decade
EPFL has chalked up 100 inventions per year over the past decade
1500e inevtion: the final step in a microscope capable of providing three-dimensional high-resolution images of functioning cells in the human body.
Careers/Employment - Business/Economics
02.10.2014
Jumpstarting innovation - i-net at the MipTec 2014
With 3000 participants MipTech is the leading conference about drug discovery in Basel. During 3 days participants enjoy a mixture of scientific presentations in up to 4 parallel sessions as well as exhibitions of 100 leading and upcoming companies.
Careers/Employment - Medicine/Pharmacology
04.08.2014
Careers/Employment
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.
Careers/Employment - Social Sciences
02.06.2014
The new paradox: Mobile but sedentary
The distance people travel for professional purposes is increasing. Scientists are taking a closer look at these 21st century nomads, uncovering the reasons behind the long kilometers and the consequences on commuters' lives.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Careers/Employment
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.