Federal Council, 24 October 2018

Federal Council appoints Joël Mesot president of the ETH Zurich

Joël Mesot is a distinguished scientist who has also demonstrated impressive abilities in the management of modern science and research institutions. The appointment by the Federal Council for an...
ETH Board, 27 September 2018

ETH Board considers international cooperation and networking to be in jeopardy

At its meeting of 26/27 September, the ETH Board expressed its concern regarding the state of the negotiations on the framework agreement with the EU, as well as the forthcoming vote on the...
ETH Board, 27 September 2018

13 new professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Dr Cyril Chelle-Michou (*1985), currently a post-doctoral student at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of...
ETH Board, 05 July 2018

Moderate increase in tuition fees

At its meeting of 5 July 2018, the ETH Board decided to increase tuition fees by CHF 300 per year. Thus it reduced the annual rise of CHF 500 which had originally been planned. The fees are scheduled...
ETH Board, 05 July 2018

15 new professors appointed at the two Federal Institutes of Technology

Appointments at ETH Zurich Dr Sebastian Dötterl (*1982), currently Group Leader at the University of Augsburg, Germany, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Soil Resources. Sebastian...
ETH Board, 24 May 2018

New member of the Directorate at PSI

Christian Rüegg hails from the Canton of Aargau, studied physics at ETH Zurich and obtained his doctorate in the Laboratory for Neutron Scattering at ETH Zurich and PSI in 2005. From 2005 to 2011, he...
ETH Board, 17 May 2018

The ETH Board thanks Lino Guzzella for his outstanding services

Prof. Lino Guzzella will not stand for another term of office as President of ETH Zurich. The ETH Board respects his decision and would like to thank Lino Guzzella for his commitment and his...
ETH Board, 17 May 2018

15 new professors appointed at the two Federal Institutes of Technology

Appointments at ETH Zurich Dr Athina Anastasaki (*1988), currently Research Fellow at the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Polymeric...
ETH Board, 02 May 2018

New record number of students and doctoral students

The fact that the number of students and doctoral students is increasing year after year bears witness to the great attraction of the ETH Domain (2017: +3.1%). The biggest increase in the number of...
ETH Board, 08 March 2018

ETH Domain invests in digital change

At its meeting of 7/8 March 2018, the ETH Board decided to support the Federal Council’s action plan for digitisation with specific measures. The action plan aims to prepare the Swiss economy and...