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...
ETH Board, 28 September 2017

Increase in tuition fees at ETH Zurich and EPFL

The ETH Board intends to increase tuition fees at ETH Zurich and EPFL. From the 2019/2020 academic year, fees are to be gradually increased by a total of 500 Swiss francs over a two-year period from...
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...