Forthcoming Events

01.10.2020 - 01.10.2020, AkademieHotel, Karlsruhe, Germany
26.10.2020 - 28.10.2020, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Villigen,Switzerland


New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Chergui, Milne and Wörner
New scientific highlights- from MUST researchers at PSI
Promotion to full professorcongratulations to Steve Johnson!
The Laser at 60: Ursula KellerOPN interviewed OSA Fellows
Former EPFL PhD student Edoardo Baldini wins the 2020 ACS PHYS Division Young Investigator Awards
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Banerji, Chergui and Wolf
Prix de l'innovation AGROVINA 2020- for Agrolase: detecting spores of pathogens in real time
Ruth Signorell receives the Humboldt Prize- awarded in recognition of outstanding achievements in research and teaching

ETH Column

Professor Ursula Keller (with the help of Prof. Janet Hering, Anna Garry, Daniela M. Meier and members of the ETH Women Professors Forum)  writes a column in ETH Life magazine on-line, from January to July 2014.

The columns outline Ursula Keller's personal experience in developing a career as a professor of physics and Director of NCCR MUST. They also comment on important issues for female science and engineering professors, such as women in leadership positions, peer recognition, corporate governance and dual careers.

Column 1: Febuary 2014
Time to Try Harder
Time to Try Harder (German Version)

Column 2: March 2014, Prof. Ursula Keller and Prof. Janet Hering
Women on the Playing Field
Frauen Steigen ins Rennen ein (German version)

Column 3: April 2014
Peer Recognition is not Always Gender Blind
Anerkennung in der Akademie: Chancengleichheit für Mann und Frau? (German Version)

Column 4: May 2014
A Plea for Dual Career
Ein Pläydoyer für "Dual Career" (German Version)

Column 5: June 2014
A Final Recommendation: American Physical Society "Best Practice for Female Faculty"
Eine letzte Herzensangelegenheit (German Version)

A TV interview (in German) with Swiss economics professor Iris Bohnet, Harvard University
Frauen und ihr Weg nach Oben (Women and their route to the top)
She talks about role models, discrimination, stereotypes, children and careers.
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