ETH Board, 06 July 2017

11 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Stelian Coros (*1982), currently Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of...
Federal Council, 05 July 2017

Federal Council appoints new vice president and member of the ETH Board

Beth Krasna (born 1953) has been a member of the ETH Board since 2003 and has been chair of the Audit Committee since 2008. Beth Krasna is an independent board member in Geneva. She has outstanding...
ETH Board, 18 May 2017

18 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Ulrik Brandes (*1968), currently Professor at the University of Konstanz, Germany, as Full Professor of Social Networks. The research focus of...
ETH Board, 18 May 2017

Cuts jeopardise top positions of the ETH Domain

The ETH Board adopted the target agreements with the institutions, as well as the financial and investment planning. This includes the budget, the investment loan and the construction programme for...
ETH Board, 28 April 2017

More than 30,000 students and doctoral students at the two Federal Institutes of Technology for the first time

Studying at ETH Zurich and EPFL is highly popular. In the last ten years, the number of students and doctoral students rose by 55% - from just under 20,000 to more than 30,000. In 2016, the number of...
Federal Council, 05 April 2017

Federal Council sets strategic goals for the ETH Domain for 2017–2020

The main goals set for the ETH Domain by the Federal Council are that it should maintain its leading international position in research and offer first-class, research-based teaching and attractive...
ETH Board, 10 March 2017

9 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Karsten M. Borgwardt (*1980), currently Associate Professor at ETH Zurich, as Full Professor of Data Mining. Karsten Borgwardt is a highly renowned...
ETH Board, 09 March 2017

Reinforcing research for a Swiss Industry 4.0

At its meeting of 8/9 March 2017, the ETH Board resolved to immediately increase investment in the promising research fields that are vital for Switzerland. Digitalisation is progressing rapidly and...
Federal Council, 22 February 2017

Reappointment of the Empa Director

Under the leadership of Gian-Luca Bona, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Empa, has evolved into an internationally leading research institute for materials...
ETH Board, 09 December 2016

Caroline Kuyper appointed CFO of EPFL

Caroline Kuyper to become CFO of EPFL Caroline Kuyper (born 1964) has been appointed  CFO of EPFL, a post she will assume as EPFL Vice-President for Finances. Caroline Kuyper has...