As a follow-up to a previous event, the department association of D-INFK (VMI) has created a flyer summarizing the information regarding open-access publishing at ETH. The flyer can be accessed here.
Together with the Career Center of ETH, telejob.ch started a new job platform for student and scientists. Check out their website under www.eth-gethired.ch
Thank you to all presenters and participants for making the event on “Funding opportunities for PostDocs and PhDs” so successful. The slides can now be found online at http://www.aveth.ethz.ch/postdocs
We are looking forward to organising similar events in the future again.
Do you want to know more what your PhD is about? The PhD regulations at ETH Zurich are currently undergoing a revision and we would like to invite you to an open discussion about these changes. The discussion is organized by the Academic Association of Scientific Staff at ETH Zurich (AVETH) and will take place on Monday, April 29 from 18.00 to 19.30 at HG D5.2.
More information and registration: www.aveth.ethz.ch/doctoralregulations
AVETH is happy to announce that another department association has been founded. On April 16, the scientific staff at the department of biology had its founding event and two days later AVETH already recognised it preliminary as an AVETH-Fachverein. More information can be found on their website.
Welcome to the AVETH family!
Advanced Researchers’ Day on May 15 in Berne: an overview on the possibilities and the application procedure of SNF. More information and registration can be found here.
AVETH has established a new domain that is targeting especially towards PostDocs at ETH and tries to address their issues. More information can be found under www.aveth.ethz.ch/postdocs
ETH is currently revising its mission statement. AVETH prepared a comment on this statement, now everyone is invited to engage in a discussion on the blog (nethz user authentication required):
AVETH International Food Festival offers the 2nd culinary trip all across the world (more information about the 1st one). You yourself present your home country to your fellow students by adding something edible to our international buffet. We provide the infrastructure of the GEP-Pavillion and the AVETH-bar with beer, wine and soft drinks and you take care of the food and your country specific booze .
You’ll have the possibility to heat up your food. (But there are no pans or pots, you’ll have to bring your own ones). A refrigerator is also available. You should bring a speciality of food or drink particular of your home country for about 4 people. You tell us where you come from and we will give you the contact details from your registered fellow countrymen. Each team will receive SFR 20 for already bought ingredients.
The country with the best effort can win a prize, so be creative (decoration, taste, variety). The maximum number of participants are limited to 50 people and registration is necessary below. In case of any questions please do not hesitates to contact Amir (email@example.com).
When: Saturday 16 March 2013 (17:00 – 24:00)
Where: GEP Pavillion (Polyterasse)
AVETH welcomes its new board members elected at the previous general assembly: Ima, Katarina, Luisa, Mamta, Maryam, Arnaud, Chris and Marc. We also thank the leaving board members Jenna and Amir for their hard work and continuous support in the last years.
We are looking forward to working with the new board and we already have some good ideas lined up for the next few months! Stay tuned!