Endowed Professorships of the University of Zurich (as of 25 January 2017)

Endowed Professorship Holder Faculty Donor Amount Duration
Assistant professorship for vascular biology Camici, Giovanni G. MeF Sheikh Khalifa / Foundation for Cardiovascular Research  CHF 1,242,000 6 yrs.
Assistant professorship for development economics Casaburi, Lorenzo WWF Excellence Foundation Zurich for Economic and Social Research CHF 1,200,000 6 yrs.
Assistant professorship for muscle plasticity Flück, Martin MeF Schindler Holding Ltd. CHF 6,000,000 10 yrs.
Full professorship for neuroimmunology Fontana, Adriano MeF Hertie Foundation EUR 1,000,000 7 yrs.
Assistant professorship for cardiac imaging
and intervention
Gämperli, Oliver MeF Sheikh Khalifa / Foundation for Cardiovascular Research CHF 1,242,000 6 yrs.
Assistant professorship for the economics of innovation
and entrepreneurship
Hémous, David WWF UBS Foundation
of Economics in Society
CHF 13,000,000 permanent
Associate professorship for democracy research
and public governance
Kübler, Daniel PhF City of Aarau CHF 785,000
per yr.
permanent
Full professorship for financial engineering Leippold, Markus WWF Vontobel-Stiftung CHF 5,000,000 10 yrs.
Assistant professorship for economics of child welfare
and development
Lichand, Guilherme WWF Excellence Foundation Zurich for Economic and Social Research CHF 5,000,000 25 yrs.
Associate professorship for neurorehabilitation
and cerebrovascular neurology
Luft, Andreas MeF P & K Pühringer Gemeinnützige Stiftung CHF 10,000,000 10 yrs.
Assistant professorship for modern Indology / South Asian studies Martin, Nicolas PhF Stiftung Mercator CHF 2,380,000 6 yrs.
Associate professorship ad personam
for computer-aided restorative dentistry
Mehl, Albert Christof MeF Sirona Dental Systems GmbH CHF 2,500,000 12 yrs.
Assistant professorship for research in neuroplasticity
and learning in healthy aging
Meyer, Martin PhF

Fonds zur Förderung des Akademischen Nachwuchses (FAN) / Alumni Association of UZH

CHF 1,002,000 6 yrs.
Assistant professorship for immunodermatology Navarini, Alexander MeF PROMEDICA and Bruno Bloch

CHF 793,224 (PROMEDICA) CHF 300,000
(Bruno Bloch)

4 yrs. PROMEDICA, 2 yrs. Bruno Bloch
Assistant professorship for blood stem cells
and blood marrow stroma
Nombela, Arrieta César MeF Horten-Stiftung CHF 800,000 5 yrs.
Full professorship for the economics of globalization
and threshold countries
Ossa, Ralph WWF UBS Foundation
of Economics in Society
CHF 13,000,000 permanent
Assistant professorship for regnerative
cardiovascular medicine
Paneni, Francesco MeF Sheikh Khalifa / Foundation for Cardiovascular Research CHF 1,242,000 6 yrs.
Full professorship for molecular biology Pelkmans, Lucas MNF Ernst Hadorn-Stiftung CHF 250,000
per yr. 
31 yrs.
Associate professorship ad personam
for spiritual care
Peng-Keller, Simon ThF Churches of Canton of Zurich (Landeskirchen) CHF 200,000
per yr.
6 yrs.
Assistant professorship for financial accounting Reggiani, Francesco WWF PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd. CHF 150,000
per yr.
6 yrs.
Full professorship for economics of institutions Scheuer, Florian WWF UBS Foundation
of Economics in Society
CHF 13,000,000 permanent
Assistant professorship for the economics
of child and youth development
Schwandt, Hannes WWF Jacobs Foundation CHF 2,500,000 20 yrs.
Full professorship for the sociology of the
development of children and adolescents
Shanahan, Michael J. PhF Jacobs Foundation CHF 9,000,000 20 yrs.
Associate professorship ad personam
for clinical developmental psychology
Shanahan, Lilly PhF Jacobs Foundation CHF 3,000,000 20 yrs.
Associate professorship ad personam
for internal medicine, in particular applied
research and knowledge transfer
Steurer, Johann MeF Horten-Stiftung CHF 280,000
per yr.
14 yrs.
Assistant professorship for acute cardiology Templin, Christian MeF Sheikh Khalifa / Foundation for Cardiovascular Research CHF 1,242,000 6 yrs.
Full professorship for macroeconomics and financial markets Voth, Hans-Joachim WWF UBS Foundation
of Economics in Society
CHF 10,000,000 permanent
ThF = Faculty of Theology
RWF = Faculty of Law
WWF = Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
MeF = Faculty of Medicine
VSF = Vetsuisse Faculty
PhF = Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
MNF = Faculty of Science

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