Forthcoming Events

17.06.2019 - 21.06.2019, Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (CFEL) at DESY , Hamburg, Germany
21.06.2019 - 26.06.2019, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA


New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Fabrizio Carbone and Ursula Keller (with Sasha Landsman and Cornelia Hofmann)
Proof of concept ERC Grant for Rachel Grange Automated super-resolution polarimetric nonlinear microscope (PolarNon)
Majed Chergui wins RSC Liversidge Award from the Royal Society of Chemistry
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Peter Hamm, Majed Chergui, Urs Staub, Steve Johnson, Jörg Standfuss and Gebhard Schertler
The FP-RESOMUS Grant Agreement- now signed by the ETH Zürich and the European Commission
Cluster of Excellence RESOLV extended- our partner in FP-RESOMUS and the biannual Science and Gender Meetings

Talks and Videos

Iris Bohnet, Swiss Economics professor Harvard University, gives a TV interview (13.04.2014, in German) on Swiss Television (Frauen und ihr Weg nach Oben, Women and their route to the top). She discusses role models, discrimination, stereotypes, children and careers.


Freitag, 15. November 2013, 22:25 Uhr

Der Bundesrat führt in den Chefetagen seiner Betriebe wie etwa die SBB, die Post und die Swisscom eine Frauenquote ein: Künftig soll jede dritte Stelle mit einer Frau besetzt werden. Braucht es solche Quoten? Ursula Keller diskutiert mit.

Sonja A. Buholzer, Unternehmensberaterin und Autorin
Yvonne Feri, Nationalrätin SP/AG
Karin Keller-Sutter, Ständerätin FDP Liberale/SG
Björn Johansson, Headhunter

Zusammenfassung: letzter Abschnitt

Londa Schiebinger, John Hinds Professor of History of Science and Director of EU/US Gendered Innovations in Science, Medicine, Engineering and the Environment Project, Stanford University gives a talk on "Gendered Innovations." (May 2012)


Women in Physics Conference, Ontario, Canada (July 2011)

Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer, Facebook gives the talk "Why we have too few women leaders." (December 2010)

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