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...
ETH Board, 08 March 2018

11 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Whitney Behr (*1981), currently Assistant Professor at the University of Texas, Austin, USA, as Associate Professor of Structural Geology and...
ETH Board, 29 January 2018

The ETH Domain generates 100,000 jobs and 13 billion francs of value creation

With its approx. 21,000 employees, 30,000 students and doctoral students and a budget of CHF 3.5bn, the ETH Domain contributes considerable amounts to Switzerland’s economy and society, be it on...
ETH Board, 14 December 2017

New strategy for a higher share of women and equal opportunities

Gender Strategy 2017–2020 The ETH Board wants to increase the share of women in teaching and research, as well as in management positions. For this reason, it is launching a “Strategy...
ETH Board, 14 December 2017

13 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Elliott Ash (*1984), currently Tenure Track Assistant Professor at the University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, as Tenure Track Assistant Professor of...
ETH Board, 28 September 2017

10 professors appointed at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Appointments at ETH Zurich Professor Andreas Krause (*1978), currently Associate Professor of Computer Science at ETH Zurich, as Full Professor of Computer Science. Andreas Krause...