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MAP Young Faculty Meeting 2024


09:00 - 17:00


Berner Generationenhaus
Bahnhofplatz 2
3011 Bern

Meeting place

Generationenhaus Bern

The Young Faculty Meeting 2024 will take place on Friday, 6 September 2024 in Bern's Generationenhaus, right next to Bern's main railway station. The event is dedicated to the topic of managing people/leadership.

Teilnehmer:innen des MAP YFM 2023
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Participants can benefit from each other's experiences as well as those of successful senior researchers. The event offers plenty of opportunity to get to know each other and discuss.

Please register via until 23 August 2024. Simply indicate your first and last name and the institution where you work.

The prerequisite for participation is a first research group leading position (after postdoc) at a Swiss institution of higher education (university, ETH/EPF, ...) in the fields of MAP.


Program (Details to follow)
Welcome and Coffee
Round of Introduction
Input of a Senior Researcher
Inputs of Senior Researchers
Round of Discussion wih Senior Researcher
Exchange among the participants with the help of case studies

Organising Committee
Christian Wäckerlin (EPFL)
Franca Schmid (University of Berne)
Veerle Sterken (ETHZ)
Julian Sonner (MAP Präsidium, University of Geneva)
Marc Türler (SCNAT)
Anina Steinlin (SCNAT)


  • Promotion of young talents
Participation to the event is free of charge. Venue, lunch and coffee breaks are funded by the Platform MAP. Only the travel to Berne is at your own expenses.
Languages: English