Apply for a GRC Short Grant!
Short Grants for funding up to CHF 4'000.- are without deadline and can be applied for at any time. Find information in English and German here:
20.6.2019: Wissenschaftliche Politikstipendien
Die Stiftung Wissenschaftliche Politikstipendien schreibt ein Stipendium per 1. Januar 2020 aus.
23.6.2019: Viadrina International Program for doctoral candidates (VIP)
International doctoral candidates may apply for research and contact stays in 2019 at the European University Viadrina. These fellowships allow international doctoral candidates to get in touch with Viadrina professors for research co-operations or potential doctoral opportunities (e.g. joint degrees and cotutelle agreements).
22.7.2019: Fast Forward Science Schweiz
Der mit 20.000€ dotierte deutschsprachige Webvideo-Wettbewerb für die Wissenschaft startet jetzt in eine neue Runde!
1.8.2019: Collaboration with Iranian institutions of higher education
UZH Program for Grants for joint summer schools, seminars, and study trips.
16.8.2019: Summer School in Clinical Investigation - Preventive Trials
The Summer School’s (03.-07.09.2019) focus is on preventive trials, statistical analyses, and networking with like-minded scientists. This UZH and Harvard Medical School collaboration takes place at Rämistrasse 59 in Zurich. English is the language.
11.9.2019: Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowships
Mobility is key to the MSCA fellowships. Therefore, researchers can only apply for a fellowship in a country if they have lived there for less than 12 months in the 3 years prior to the call deadline. Should you plan to apply, EU GrantsAccess can provide substantial support.
8-9.10.2019: LESSON 2019, Department of Geography, UZH
Organizers: Dr. Peter Mooney (Dept of Computer Science, Maynooth University, Ireland, Ms. Kiran Zahra (Dept of Geography, University of Zurich). We invite short papers and abstracts in the domain of legal and ethical issues of crowd generated data. Language: English.
29.5 & 19.6.2019: From Scientist to BioEntrepreneur - Creation of a marketable product
Join the 2019 BioEntrepreneurship & Innovation Program, Beginners Module (1 ECTS) to test BioEntrepreneurship as a career option. Successful BioEntrepreneurs will coach PhD students and Postdocs in Life Sciences.
27.6.2019: From Vision 2020 to Future Perspectives: Nanomedicine for Therapy and Diagnostics
17:00 h, UZH Irchel, lecture hall Y03 G91 with Dr. Ruth Schmid, SINTEF Industry, Biotechnology and Nanomedicine, Trondheim / Norway
4.7.219: Struktur in der Arbeit und Promovieren mit Kind
Event in der Kolloquiumsreihe des Zentrums für Qualitative Sozialforschung: 4. Juli 2019, 12-14 Uhr, KOL-E-18, mit Barbara Egloff. Anmeldung über: email@example.com.
15.7.2019: 11th International Summer School Spatial and digital epidemiology 2019
The course addresses spatial and digital epidemiological approaches to social media data with a focus on urban health. Language: English, ECTS: 3, University of Zurich, August 5-9, 2019
10.9.2019: Début - First steps in university teaching
Are you new to university teaching and planning your first lecture or seminar? This 1-day-course will prepare you for the first steps. Language: German and English Location: UZH City Campus
News in Research:
Benefits of basic research - SNSF campaign
Research with open-ended results is of vital importance to our society. The SNSF is launching a campaign to promote basic research featuring various Instagram posts and a series of animated videos on Youtube.
European funders postpone radical open access to 2021
Revised guidelines allow a longer transition to the Plan S requirement that all research is freely available as soon as it is published
Best Practice Recommendations for Doctoral Education
This Graduate Campus website shows ways and possibilities to strengthen the quality, attractivity and internationalization of the doctorate at UZH. You can also download the guidelines or order a printed copy.
Spark supports original research projects (SNF)
The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is closing a gap in its research funding portfolio: its new funding scheme Spark focuses on promising or daring ideas that would otherwise fall between the cracks.