Quality development

Through GRC funding for quality assurance and development at the doctoral level, the Graduate Campus supports decentralized measures of doctoral programs and faculties. The Graduate Campus thereby contributes to a continual improvement of the conditions for junior researchers at UZH.
The following project have already received funding from the Graduate Campus:

Funded projects

Project Measure(s) Information
Responsible Conduct of Scientific Research for MIM PIs A one day training for PIs taking part in the Microbiology and Immunology PhD Mentoring Program Judith Zingg
PhD Program in Microbiology and Immunology
Blockseminar Zwei Workshops mit Doktorierenden und Doktoratsbetreuungspersonen sowie GastreferentInnen bez. Laufbahnplanung Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Moser Opitz
Institut für Erziehungswissenschaft
Implementierung der Datenbank "DissGo" Prüfung und Implementierung der Datenbank "DissGo" Dr. Petra Holtrup Mostert
Institut für Politikwissenschaft
External audit Evaluation of the supervision in the Zurich Graduate School in Geography Prof. Dr. Ross Purves
Zurich Graduate School in Geography
Laboratory Management Course for MIM PIs A one day training for PIs taking part in the Microbiology and Immunology PhD Mentoring Program Judith Zingg
PhD Program in Microbiology and Immunology
Blockseminar Blockseminar zur gemeinsame Erwartungsbildung und Qualitätssicherung innerhalb des DP Soziologie Prof. Dr. Katja Rost
Institut für Soziologie
Kollegiale Intervision Austausch über und Unterstützung bei der Umsetzung von „best practices“ Dr. Susanna Bachmann, (LSZGS)
Prof. Dr. Rita Catrina Imboden, Romanisches Seminar
MIM Mentoring Programm Train-the-Trainer Workshop, Kick-off Meeting für Mentorinnen und Mentoren Judith Zingg
PhD Program in Microbiology and Immunology
imMed Retreat Zweitägiges Meeting mit Doktorierenden, Dozierenden und externen Personen Prof. Dr. Thierry Hennet
ZIHP
Absolventen-Tracking des DP BmEL Tracking von Promotionsabsolventinnen und -absolventen des Doktoratsprogramms "Biomedical Ethics and Law" Prof. Dr. Brigitte Tag
Rechtswissenschaftliches Institut
Evaluation des DP "Philosophie: Sprache, Geist und Praxis" Externe Evaluation des Doktoratsprogramms "Philosophie: Sprache, Geist und Praxis" Prof. Dr. Hans-Johann Glock
Philosophisches Seminar
Evaluation des DP "Romanistik" Externe Evaluation des Doktoratsprogramms "Romanistik" Prof. Dr. Rita Catrina Imboden
Romanisches Seminar
Laufbahn-Tracking Systematische Dokumentation der Laufbahn von Promotionsabsolventinnen und -absolventen des historischen Seminars Prof. Dr. Francisca Loetz
Historisches Seminar
KGOA Retraite Workshop Fünftägiger Retraite Workshop zur Verbesserung der Lehrqualität Prof. Dr. Hans Bjarne Thomsen
Kunsthistorisches Institut
Extension of the training program for postdoctoral fellows and group leaders in terms of supervision and mentoring aspects Regular information meetings, periodic workshops, discussions in a peer group. Dr. Melanie Paschke
Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center
Extension of the one-to-one mentoring program Training for mentors taking part in the Microbiology and Immunology PhD Mentoring Program. Judith Zingg
PhD Program in Microbiology and Immunology
Relaunch of the MLS Website Revision of the website of the PhD Program in Molecular Life Sciences in terms of content and visual aspects Dr. Susanna Bachmann
PhD Program in Molecular Life Sciences
Improvement of the MTB PhD Program A one day workshop involving PhD students of the PhD Program in Molecular and Translational Biomedicine Dr. Niña Reichert
PhD Program in Molecular and Translational Biomedicine
Evaluation of the interdisciplinary PhD programm Asia and Europe Experts' feedback regarding the planned transformation of the URPP PhD Programm Asia and Europ into a national PhD program for interdisciplinary Asia studies PD Dr. Simone Müller
URPP Asia and Europe
Mapping of the doctoral education in a data base Expansion of the DissGo data base Dr. Susanna Bachmann
Life Science Zurich Graduate School
Central Monitoring, Teaching Pool and Teaching Administration Implementation of the DissGo databank at the Graduate School of Economics Mirjam Wendel
Graduate School of Economics
Team Growth: Recruiting and Managing PhD Students Two-day workshop for supervisors of the program Molecular Life Sciences Dr. Susanna Bachmann
Zurich Ph.D. Program in Molecular Life Sciences
Improvement of the PhD students recruiting process Development of a requirement profile, interview guide and interview training for the PhD programs Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Integrative Molecular Medicine Dr. Eva Furrer
PhD Program in Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Evaluation of the curriculum of the PhD Program Linguistics Expert evaluation Prof. Dr. Balthasar Bickel
PhD Program Linguistics
ZNZ retreat on scientific career planning A retreat for 3rd and 4th year PhD students and other interested young neuroscientist PD Dr. Edna Grünblatt
International PhD Program in Neuroscience
Mentoring Program for Graduate Students Development and introduction of a mentoring program for PhD candidates at the
Graduate School of Economics
Maura Wyler
Graduate School of Economics
Doktorandenbetreuung unter der Lupe: Kritische Auseinandersetzung und Reflexion zur Betreuung von Doktorierenden One-day workshop for principal investigators of the program Molecular Life Sciences Dr. Susanna Bachmann
Zurich Ph.D. Program in Molecular Life Sciences
Best Practices: Wissensaustausch und Qualitätssicherung innerhalb der Life Science Zurich Graduate School Two-day retreat for the coordinators of the Life Science Zurich Graduate School Nadia Mouci-Menard
Life Science Zurich Graduate School
Supervision-Workshops Multiple one-day workshops for supervisors of the Graduate School of Geography Prof. Dr. Ross Purves
Graduate School of Geography
Reorganisation und Weiterentwicklung der Doktoratsstufe der Philosophischen Fakultät Study trips, expert talks, podium discussions Dr. Monica Kalt
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Retreat des Programms Molecular Life Sciences (MLS) One-week retreat for the PhD candidates of the program Molecular Life Sciences Dr. Susanna Bachmann
Zurich Ph.D. Program in Molecular Life Sciences

Information on the call for applications and current deadline can be found here.