Forthcoming Events

08.10.2017 - 13.10.2017, Jackson Hole, WY, USA
29.11.2017 - 01.12.2017, European XFEL, Schenefeld / CFEL, Hamburg
30.11.2017 - 01.12.2017, European XFEL, Schenefeld, Germany


Ambizione awards for three current and former MUST researchers- Axel Schild, Arianna Marchioro and Dmitry Momotenko
Successful Gender and Science Meeting 2017- 80 participants, lively discussions, and inspiring talks
OSA - Women of Light: A Special Program for Women in Optics, with Ursula Keller
Gender and Science Meeting 2017- organised by the NCCR MUST and RESOLV
STC2017 - Big data in chemistry - Basel- Deadline for registration August 1
Führen in Hochschulen- new book by Springer, including an interview with Ursula Keller by Andrea Eichholzer
Special issue of Chimia - on The Lausanne Centre for Ultrafast Science (LACUS)
Weizmann Women and Science Awardto Prof. Ursula Keller
An ultrafast X-ray source in a laboratory format- New Science paper by Hans Jakob Wörner, Jean-Pierre Wolf and co-workers
A Journey into Time in Powers of Ten- exhibition in Campus Info, ETH Hönggerberg, Sept. - Dec. 2016
Dr. Gabriela Obexer-Ruff, Swissuniversities, Bern

Short biography:
Gabriela Obexer-Ruff has been the coordinator of the National Programme for Equal Opportunities at Swiss Universities since 2004, based at the Secretariat General of the Rectors Conference/swissuniversities. She studied agronomy with a specialization in “Animal Sciences” at ETH Zürich. Her PhD was in the field of Immuno-and Molecular Genetics at the VetSuisse faculty, University of Bern. In the context of her PhD-thesis she was one of the founders of the Swiss Small Ruminant Sanitation Service. Since 1988 she has acquired funding and participated actively in numerous national and international research projects supported by Swiss as well as EU funding. She represented the faculty of Veterinary Medicine within the Commission of Gender Equality, University of Bern, where she worked on the steering committee. She is a member of the Commission of „Animal Genetic Resources” of the Federal Office of Agriculture as well as a member of the expert group „Observatoire Filière du Cheval“ of the Swiss National Stud. She regularly carries out conservation genetic studies into lynx for the KORA office. She is a mother of two children 20 and 23 years old.
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