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Career - 13.12.2019
A question of trust
A question of trust

Life Sciences - Career - 10.12.2019
ETH researchers on the road to success

Social Sciences - Career - 06.11.2019
Latsis Prize 2019: Dominik Hangartner's research brings cool-headed analysis to the heated debate on migration
Latsis Prize 2019: Dominik Hangartner’s research brings cool-headed analysis to the heated debate on migration

Career - 18.10.2019
Promoting open science
Promoting open science
As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, EPFL is highlighting his commitment for open and reproducible research through an exceptional Open Science Day, today.

Career - Materials Science - 07.10.2019
Former Director of Empa Deceased
Former Director of Empa Deceased

Computer Science - Career - 03.10.2019
New Microsoft research laboratory collaborates with ETH Zurich
New Microsoft research laboratory collaborates with ETH Zurich
These days, Microsoft officially opens a lab in Zurich dedicated to researching mixed reality technologies and artificial intelligence.

Event - Career - 13.09.2019
The University of Bern strengthens its international presence
The University of Bern strengthens its international presence

Administration - Career - 13.09.2019
Gabriele Bavota earns an ERC Starting Grant to develop an artificial assistant for software developers
Gabriele Bavota, Assistant Professor at the USI Software Institute (SI), is among the recipients of the latest ERC Starting Grants, the research funds awarded by the European Research Council on a highly competitive basis to the most promising young researchers active in Europe.

Career - 05.09.2019
Migraine support in the workplace can improve employee quality of life

Administration - Career - 04.09.2019
Federal Council appoints Michael Hengartner
Federal Council appoints Michael Hengartner

Career - Administration - 03.09.2019
Scientist Awarded Competitive European Research Grant
Scientist Awarded Competitive European Research Grant

Environment - Career - 03.09.2019
ERC Starting Grants 2019 for ETHZ
Fifteen talented young researchers from ETH Zurich are each to receive an ERC Starting Grant, which is more than for any year previously.

Administration - Career - 06.08.2019
Doctorate - what's next?
Doctorate - what’s next?
The supervision of doctoral students has long been the subject of intense debate both within and beyond the walls of our university.

Career - Health - 24.06.2019
Telephone-based coaching as an impetus for more exercise
Telephone-based coaching as an impetus for more exercise
Sports scientists from the University of Basel found that providing telephone-based coaching over the phone is an effective method for getting people in Switzerland to adopt a physically active lifestyle. Physical activity is a good way to minimize various health risks - regardless of gender, age and fitness level.

Career - 21.06.2019
Groundbreaking Ceremony for the New Building of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Groundbreaking Ceremony for the New Building of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

Career - 21.06.2019
Foundation stone laid for new FLUX research, training and teaching building
Foundation stone laid for new FLUX research, training and teaching building

Career - 13.06.2019
Survey shows high levels of employee satisfaction at the University of Bern
On the whole, employees at the University of Bern are very satisfied or mostly satisfied with their work and, in general, have a high level of commitment. This is according to the results of the 2019 staff survey. One aspect which staff particularly enjoy is the diverse nature of their work. An up-to-date analysis of wage equality also yielded positive results: at the University of Bern, men and woman earn the same amount for work which is of equal value.

Career - Innovation - 13.06.2019
Twitter acquires Fabula AI, a company founded by a team of USI researchers
Twitter acquires Fabula AI, a company founded by a team of USI researchers
The Fabula team at Twitter UK office. Left to right: Michael Bronstein, Fabrizio Frasca, Emanuele Rossi, Davide Eynard, Federico Monti, Damon Mannion (image: Stacey Conti).

Life Sciences - Career - 03.06.2019
Mary Tolikas announced as new Director of the Wyss Center
Mary Tolikas announced as new Director of the Wyss Center

Career - 14.05.2019
It’s the idea that counts: Spark supports original research projects

Administration - Career - 08.05.2019
The SNSF funds 2000 international projects and fellowships abroad

Innovation - Career - 25.04.2019
European Innovation Council funding an interesting prospect for Swiss research institutions and businesses

Life Sciences - Career - 08.04.2019
Interview with new group leader Guillaume Diss
April 8, 2019 Guillaume Diss joined the FMI as a new Quantitative Biology group leader on March 1. His research focuses on understanding the mechanisms whereby genetic variation translates into phenotypic variation - for example, in diseases.

Career - Economics - 15.03.2019
Is Hierarchy Really Dead?
Is Hierarchy Really Dead?
Talent retention, careers, monetary incentives, employee autonomy.. can modern day organisations still be managed through hierarchy?

Career - 14.03.2019
"We should treat each other with respect"

Career - 08.03.2019
In Switzerland and in Europe scientific research remains a predominantly male domain

Career - Life Sciences - 07.03.2019
Transfer of FMI Directorship: Silvia Arber and Dirk Schübeler to be co-directors

Economics - Career - 28.02.2019
Novartis shareholders approve all resolutions proposed by the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting

Innovation - Career - 14.02.2019
"The smart living lab is at a pivotal moment in its development"
EPFL's smart living lab, located on the Fribourg campus, is at a pivotal moment in its development. Martin Gonzenbach, the lab's new director of operations, tells us why.

Career - 11.02.2019
A Bridge between Higher Education and the Labour Market
A Bridge between Higher Education and the Labour Market

Innovation - Career - 08.02.2019
EPFL spin-offs receive 16% of startup capital raised in Switzerland
EPFL spin-offs receive 16% of startup capital raised in Switzerland

Innovation - Career - 08.02.2019
EPFL spin-offs account for 16% of startup capital raised in Switzerla
EPFL spin-offs account for 16% of startup capital raised in Switzerla

Innovation - Career - 07.01.2019
Eleven EPFL startups in Las Vegas
Eleven EPFL startups in Las Vegas
This week, eleven EPFL startups are in Las Vegas to tout their technologies at the Consumer Electronics Show, one of the largest events of its kind.

Innovation - Career - 21.12.2018
EPFL startups raise a total of 217 million in 2018

Career - 18.12.2018
New member of the ETH Board

Career - 18.12.2018
HEC Lausanne: Twenty-five research projects secure funding in 2018

Career - 11.12.2018
Great success for the promotion of young researchers at the University of Bern

Career - 07.12.2018
EPFL's founder passes away in his 101st year
EPFL's founder passes away in his 101st year

Physics - Career - 06.12.2018
EU grants 14 million to Swiss Researchers
EU grants 14 million to Swiss Researchers
Fuelling the next quantum revolution with the research project HERO An ERC Grant is the most prestigious award for excellent European research projects. A team with three researchers from the ETH Domain had also applied for such a grant. Today, Gabriel Aeppli from the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI, Henrik Rønnow from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne EPFL and Nicola Spaldin from ETH Zurich, together with their colleague Alexander Balatsky from Nordita, Stockholm University, received the contract signed by the EU confirming the extraordinary 14 million euro funding.

Computer Science - Career - 30.11.2018
EPFL delivers Switzerland's first Certificates of Open Studies
EPFL delivers Switzerland's first Certificates of Open Studies
Last fall, EPFL introduced a new continuing education program whereby participants earn a Certificate of Open Studies (COS) - the only one of its kind in Switzerland. The first COSs were handed out at a ceremony this past Thursday. Switzerland's very first Certificates of Open Studies (COSs) were handed out this past Thursday at a ceremony at EPFL.

Physics - Career - 30.11.2018
Ten projects awarded
ETH researchers had excellent results in the issuing of ERC grants: they were able to win 10 Consolidator Grants in the amount of 24 million Swiss francs for their research. Researchers from ETH Zurich have never before been able to win so many ERC Consolidator Grants in one round as they managed to this time.

Career - 16.11.2018
Meeting of the Joint Swiss-EU Committee in the fields of research and innovation

Career - 14.11.2018
EPFL's Doctoral School celebrates 15 years of awarding PhDs
EPFL's Doctoral School celebrates 15 years of awarding PhDs

Career - 09.11.2018
Yusuf Leblebici appointed president of Sabanci University
Yusuf Leblebici appointed president of Sabanci University

Career - 24.10.2018
10 Years Ecotox Centre
10 Years Ecotox Centre

Administration - Career - 20.09.2018
Facts and figures on Switzerland’s participation in the European Framework Programmes for Research
Bern, 20. The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) today published a report on Switzerland's involvement in the eighth European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (Horizon 2020; 2014-2020).

Event - Career - 18.09.2018
Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize 2018: Sara Montagner discovers the epigenetic secrets of mast cells
Epigenetic modifications of our DNA are a key aspect of the normal functioning of mast cells, which play an important role in immune reactions. Biologist Sara Montagner was able to demonstrate this in her work. She will receive this year's Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize from the SNSF at the award ceremony in Bellinzona on 29 November 2018.

Economics - Career - 06.09.2018
New appointment at HEC Lausanne: Professor Annamaria Conti

Social Sciences - Career - 06.09.2018
Anna Maria Riedi appointed Director of the Department of Social Work

Innovation - Career - 05.09.2018
Two spin-offs among Switzerland's top three most promising start-ups
Two spin-offs among Switzerland's top three most promising start-ups