GRC Grants and Schools

The GRC Grants and the GRC Short Grants provide junior researchers with the means for funding activities which are self-initiated and organized together by PhD candidates and/or postdoctoral researchers. All PhD candidates and postdoctoral researchers are kindly invited to submit proposals (please note registration deadlines).

Upcoming projects

Seminar series

Young Scientist-sponsored Life Science Seminar Series @ Irchel (LSSS)
(Contact: Bithi Chatterjee, Institute for Experimental Immunology)

May 2017 - Dec. 2018

Conference

Conducting behavioral experiments online
(Contact: Filipp Chapkovskii, Sociological Institute)

1-3 Nov. 2018

Conference

Institutionen-Geschichten
(Contact: Thorben Päthe, Deutsches Seminar)

Oct. 2018

Summer school

Gender and Space 
(Contact: Karin Schwiter, Forschungsgruppenleiterin, Geographishes Institut)

10-14 Sept. 2018

Summer school

Molecules and Materials for Artificial Photosynthesis
(Contact: Roger Alberto, Director URPP)

19-23 Aug. 2018

Summer school

Zurich Summer School for Women in Political Methodology
(Contact: Malu Aberceb Carvalho Gatto, Department of Political Science,)

1 Aug. 2018

Summer school

UZH Harvard Summer School in Clinical Investigation
(Contact: Milo Puhan, Direktor PhD Programm Epidemiology & Biostatistics)

Summer 2018

Conference

Internationale Assistierendentagung im Arbeits- und Sozialversicherungsrecht
(Contact: Andreas Holenstein, Rechtswissenschaftliches Institut)

26-28 July 2018

Conference

'Claims-Making'in South Asia (Webseite)

15-18 June 2018

Workshop

The Cyborg Day
(Kontakt: Ning Wang, IBME)

23-25 April 2018

Workshop

Workshop on Gender Equality and Early Career Development
(Website)

22/23 March 2018

Workshop

Between Issue Evolution and Populism: Causes and Consequences of Challenger Party Success in European Democracies
(Contact: Mariken van der Velden, Politikwissenschaft)

15 March 2018

Workshop

Perception: Particularity, Content, and Relation
(Website)

22/23 Feb. 2018

Workshop

Plant Development & Evolution – from molecules to ecosystems
(Website)

20-22 Feb. 2018

Workshop

International workshop: Water and Planet Formation
(Website)

12-16 Feb. 2018

Past projects

Conference

Klassik - Kunst der Könige
(Website)

18-20 Jan. 2018

Workshop

Öffentlichkeit als Interaktion
(Website)

18-20 Jan. 2018

Workshop

What is a "word"?
(Website)

14/15 Dez. 2017

Conference

Num'rous Uses, Motions, Charms, and Arts'. Fans as Images, Accessories, and
Instruments of Gesture in the 17th and 18th Centuries
(Program)

29 Nov. - 1 Dec. 2017

Conference

Learning: Beyond Deep Neural Networks
(Website)

23/24 Nov. 2017

Workshop

Values in Psychiatry - An Interdisciplinary Workshop
(Website)

16/17 Nov. 2017

Workshop

Statistical standards of scientific discovery in linguistics: a practical introduction
(Webseite)

18-20 Oct. 2017

Workshop

Traveling Images: Circulating Photographs, Objects, Knowledge
(Website)

12-14 Oct. 2017

Workshop

Editionswissenschaft und Textkritik im digitalen Zeitalter
(Website)

6 Oct. 2017

Symposium

Angiogenesis, Inflammation and the Neurovascular Link
(Contact: Thomas Wälchli, USZ)

Fall 2017

Seminar series

Seminarreihe Sustainability: Challenges and Solutions
(Contact: Jonathan Krakow, Banking and Finance )

FS17 / HS17

Seminar series

Advances in Neuroimmunology Schlieren - ANIS (Website)

FS17 / HS17

Summer school

Integrated methods to detect polygenic adaptation from genomic data (Website)

28-30 August 2017

Summer school

Women in Political Methodology and Data Science
(Website)

2-9 August 2017

Workshop

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL): Developing Teaching through Research (Website)

15/16 June 2017

Conference

Exploring the Transnational in Film Studies
(Contact: Wolfgang Fuhrmann, Seminar für Filmwissenschaften)

7/9 June 2017

Workshop

3rd Sphingolipid Lovers’ Retreat (Webseite)

11-13 Mai 2017

Workshop

Business Interest and the Development of the Modern Welfare State (Website)

5/6 Mai 2017

Seminar series

Translational Medicine Event Series: „How to get from Bench to Bedside?“ (Contact)

HS16 / FS17

Workshop

Transport problems in Zurich (Website)

24-26 April 2017

Workshop

Lange Schreib-Nacht (Website)

2 March 2017

Workshop

Ecosystem Services - Methods, Problems and Gaps (Website)

8-10 Nov. 2016

Conference

PostDocDay 2.0 (Website)

20 Oct. 2016

Workshop

Media Economics (Website)

7/8 Oct. 2016

Event series

Democracy: Bridging Facts and Norms (Website)

Oct. 2015 - Sept. 2016

Seminar series

Young Scientist-sponsored Life Science Seminar Series @ Irchel Campus
(Contact)

FS16/HS16

Winter school

Kulturwissenschaften - Historische Anthropologie 

21/22 Jan. 2016

Workshop

Extensions of Work. Neue Perspektiven auf die Geschichte der Arbeit

22/23 Jan. 2016

Winter school

PSC Winter school "Agriculture and Society" (Contact)

Jan. - May 2016

Seminar series

nanoTalks (Webseite)

Sept. 2014 - Dec. 2015

Workshop

Was ist Medizin? Perspektiven aus den Medical Humanities (Webseite)

5 Nov. 2015

Workshop

Snapshots of Change: Assessing Social Transformations in Qualitative Research (Webseite)

23/24 Oct. 2015

Workshop

Concepts in Transition: Modes and Effects of Change (Webseite)

9-11 Oct. 2015

Seminar series

Next Generation Sequencing Discussion Group (Website)

Sept. 2014 - Aug. 2015

Workshop

Aktuelle Forschungen zu Myanmar - ein Workshop zur interdisziplinären Vernetzung (Website)

23-25 July 2015

Meeting

Interdisziplinäre Studientagung zu Jean-Luc Nancy: Die "Dekonstruktion des Christentums" als Herausforderung für Theologie, Philosophie und Gesellschaft (Website)

10/11 July

Conference

Civil Society in Taiwan and Hong Kong: Looking back and Reaching Out (Website)

7/8 June 2015

Conference

Snapshot of Postdoctoral Research in Life Sciences at UZH:
Post-Doc-Day 2015 (Website)

21 May 2015

Workshop

Conceptualising & Applying Topology (Website)

9/23/30 March 2015

Summer school

Green Revolution Reloaded: Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Crop Production (Website)

September - October 2014

Workshop

Flexible state-space and hierarchical models fit by the Laplace approximation and Automatic Differentiation (Website)

31 Aug. - 5 Sept. 2014

Public lecture followed by a 2-day workshop

Family Narratives/ Nation(alistic) Narratives (Website)

22-23 May 2014

Workshop

PSYCHIATRIE - WISSEN - GESELLSCHAFT: Ein transdisziplinärer Workshop (Website)

16-18 October 2014

Summer School

Jeremiah's Scriptures: Production, Reception, Interaction, and Transformation (Website)

22-26 June 2014
Book project

NeoHumanitas: Writing the Future together (Website)

May 2013 – Feb. 2014

Event series

Hot Topics in Linguistics - Presentations and discussions on controversial topics of linguistics (Website)

Feb.–Dec. 2013

Event series

10 Institutions 2013 - visit major actors in the field of health care (Website)

Feb.–Dec. 2013

Conference

From Hand to Mouth: A dialogue between spoken and signed language research (Website)

5-7 Sept. 2013

Summer School

Advanced Scientific Programming in Python (Website)

1-6 Sept. 2013

Workshop

Pharmacogenomics - from Molecules to Medicine (Website)

9-13 July 2013

Workshop

The Chinese Communist Party and the Politicization of Traditions (Website)

6-8 June 2013

Topical lecture series

Knowledge, Communication and Cooperation - Crossing Disciplinary Barriers (Website)

Feb.–May 2013

Workshop

Asian Postmodernities and their Legacies (Website)

30-31 March 2012