Coping with isolation: Perspectives from former and future astronauts

Join our event streaming live on YouTube!  Our panelists include former ESA Astronaut Claude Nicollier, and AnalogAstronaut Avgoustos Pantazidis. These experts will provide insight into their professional experiences in coping with isolation as well as of their personal journeys. Submit your questions using the link below and we’ll ask some of them live! When: Thursday,…
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Virtual Career Fair of ETH Zurich

The virtual career fair of ETH Zurich Register now for free on Are you currently looking for a job or want to explore potential future career pathways? poly-E-fair: the virtual career fair of ETH Zurich lets you get close with more than 30 reputable global companies simply via your browser. Safe, efficient and from…
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Connect to Re-Connect (CTR)

We have organised 10 online meditation sessions between 7th April and 7th May. These sessions will help you to combat anxiety, boost immunity and increase mental strength during extraordinary situations. Register quickly! Cost: None Registration: Required; AVETH Events

New AVETH president and board

The AVETH general assembly elected a new board and commission representatives on Thursday 12.3.2020. Thanks to everyone who managed to join (physically or remotely) and contribute to the last general assembly. Martin Roszkowski stepped down as the president of AVETH after 2.5 years. Previously, Martin was already involved in the politics team and also represented…
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Feel the Music 4 & 5

Dear All, Unfortunately, we have to inform you that last two feel the music concerts are cancelled because of the special ongoing covid situation. FTM 4: Tuesday, 17th March (cancelled) FTM 5: Tuesday, 24th March (cancelled) AVETH Events

Feel the Music 3

Update 10.3.2020 – FTM3 will take place today. Participants will be asked to spread out to increase the distance, as recommended by ETH and BAG. Please note, that the next FTM4 and FTM5 are cancelled. Feel the Music is a series of musical nights for you to enjoy a relaxing Tuesday after work. The five…
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Robert Gnehm Grants – Financial support for parents

Also this autumn young researchers and administrative and technical staff can apply for financial support, if they want to attend a conference, complete a short research stay abroad or go on a specific business trip/further education and if this results in extra costs for childcare. Applicants are eligible for this support if they have preschool…
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Update: Coronavirus – AVETH events and precautions for ETH staff

Update 9.3.2020: For the upcoming AVETH general assembly, we have proposed additional precautions. The original article has been also updated. Update 10.3.2020: The events “Feel the Music 4” and “Feel the Music 5” have been cancelled. The event “Feel the Music 3” will take place today with additional precautions. Events organised by AVETH will take…
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AVETH General Assembly 12.3.2020

*Update on Covid-19 precautions for the AVETH GA – also, at the end of this article. The next AVETH general assembly will take place on Thursday, March 12, from 18:00 in the restaurant Bellavista (Campus Hönggerberg). We will present a few reports of our activities in 2019 and give an outlook for 2020. The new…
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Funding opportunities for Postdocs

Dear PhDs and Postdocs, As promised a few weeks ago, here you can find the presentations prepared by the ETH Research Grant Office and the EU Grants Access Office about funding opportunities for Postdocs. A third presentation from a successful MSCA grantee is also included, describing her personal experience of writing the proposal. Further questions…
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