ETH Domain invests more in measures to promote equal opportunities

At its meeting on 18/19 May, the ETH Board took note of the reports on the measures taken to promote equal opportunities. The institutions of the ETH Domain exceeded the spending targets in this area. These reports are presented to the ETH Board every two years. The ETH Board bade farewell to Professor Gian-Luca Bona, who …

Externes Gutachten zur Verfahrensordnung der ETH Zürich (Durchführung von sogenannten «Vorprüfungsverfahren»)

Ende 2020 stellte der Präsident der ETH Zürich zusammen mit der Schulleitung dem ETH-Rat den Antrag, ein externes Gutachten über die Frage einzuholen, inwieweit sich die ETH Zürich in den letzten Jahren bezüglich sogenannter «Vorprüfungsverfahren» an ihre Verfahrensordnung bei Verdacht auf wissenschaftliches Fehlverhalten in der Forschung gehalten habe. Auslöser für diesen Antrag war, dass Einzelpersonen …

23 new professors appointed at the two Federal Institutes of Technology

At its meeting of 9/10 March 2022 and upon application of the President of ETH Zurich, Professor Joël Mesot, and the President of EPFL, Professor Martin Vetterli, the ETH Board appointed a total of 10 women and 13 men as professors and awarded the title of professor to two individuals. It also took note of …

Innovative Internet technology for the entire ETH Domain

At its meeting on 9/10 March 2022, the ETH Board welcomed the successful completion of the ‘SCION for the ETH Domain’ project. SCION is a secure, fast and reliable Internet architecture developed at ETH Zurich. At the request of the President of the ETH Board, the gratifying result of the equal pay analysis 2020 was …