ETH Board, 15 July 2021

19 new professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

New appointment at ETH Zurich and EPFL Professor Beate Jessel (*1962), currently President of the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Bonn, Germany, as Full Professor of...
ETH Board, 01 July 2021

Open Research Data: Measures implemented by the ETH Domain

Open science practices are becoming a prevalent paradigm in academic research worldwide. Open Research Data (ORD) is at the core of open science: new technological developments are facilitating the...
Federal Council, 04 June 2021

Federal Council appoints Beate Jessel as new WSL director

Professor Beate Jessel succeeds Professor Konrad Steffen, who suffered a fatal accident in Greenland in August 2020. Professor Jessel studied landscape management at the Technical University of...
ETH Board, 21 May 2021

Günther Dissertori to become new Rector of ETH Zurich

Professor Günther Dissertori to become new Rector of ETH Zurich  Upon application of the President of ETH Zurich, Professor Joël Mesot, the ETH Board has appointed Professor Günther...
ETH Board, 21 May 2021

15 new professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

New appointments at ETH Zurich Dr Pedro Beltrao (*1979), currently Group Leader at the European Bioinformatics Institute of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Hinxton, United...
11 May 2021

A joint Code of Conduct for Scientific Integrity

Possible misconduct can occur across the whole range of acquisition and dissemination of scientific knowledge: be it inadequate recognition of significant contributions to scientific publications,...
ETH Board, 15 March 2021

ETH Board appoints new Vice President for Finances at EPFL

Françoise Bommensatt comes with an impressive track record in managing finance departments in the higher education sector. Currently, she is Chief Financial Officer at the Swiss Education Group, a...
ETH Board, 05 March 2021

ETH Board adopts the new Gender Strategy

Updated Gender Strategy for the ETH Domain The aim of the ETH Domain's updated Gender Strategy for the period 2021–2024 is to increase the proportion of women in teaching and research,...
ETH Board, 05 March 2021

11 new professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

News appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Catherine De Wolf (*1989), currently Assistant Professor at Delft University of Technology, Netherlands, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor...
ETH Board, 11 December 2020

ETH Board in favour of full association with Erasmus+

ETH Board supports full association with Erasmus+  Switzerland has participated in the EU’s educational programmes since 1992. Since 2014 its access to these programmes has been...