LERU – League of European Research Universities

LERU

The League of European Research Universities (LERU) is a network of 23 leading research universities that are located in 12 European countries. LERU is a respected voice in the European Higher Education Area and is committed to upholding sound conditions for research, especially basic research, and teaching.
UZH has been a member of this prestigious network since 2006 and contributes to its numerous working groups in a variety of ways. An overview of UZH’s involvement can be found below.

 

Bezeichnung

UZH-Mitglied

Governing Bodies

Rectors’ Assembly

Michael O. Hengartner, Rektor

 

Board of Directors

Bert van der Zwaan (Utrecht, chair), Alice Gast (ICL), Jukka Kola (Helsinki)

kein UZH-Mitglied

 

BoD+ (chairs of policy groups)

kein UZH-Mitglied

Policy Groups

BIOM: Biomedicine /Life Sciences

Jean-Marc Fritschy, Stv. Dekan MeF

 

DOCT: Doctoral Studies

Claudine Leysinger, Graduate Campus

 

ENTE: Enterprise and Innovation

Michael Schaepman, PR VNW

 

ERPM: European Research Project Managers

Sofia Karakostas, Annika Glauner, EU GrantsAccess

 

INFO: Information & open access

Christian Fuhrer, Hauptbibliothek

 

LEAR: Learning & teaching

Gabriele Siegert, PR GSW

 

NATU: Natural sciences

Roland Sigel, Dekan MNF

 

RESE: Research

Michael Schaepman, PR VNW

 

SSHU: Social sciences and humanities

Thomas Hengartner, ISEK

Network Groups

COMM: Directors of Communication

Jürg Dinner, Kommunikation

 

SON: Senior Officers’ Network

Sandra Engler, Generalsekretariat

Thematic Groups

ALUM: Alumni

Sandra Emanuel, Alumni UZH

 

ANIM: Animals used for scientific purposes

Michaela Thallmair, Tierschutzbeauftragte

 

CARE: Research Careers and HR

Stefanie Kahmen, FINF

 

CHAR: Charitable Funding

Peter Collmer, Generalsekretariat

 

CRIM: Crime and Social Control

Patrik Manzoni, RWI

 

ELEA: e-Learning

Eva Seiler Schiedt, Zentrale Informatik

 

ETHI: Ethics

Francis Cheneval, Philosophisches Seminar

 

GEND: Gender

Karin Gilland Lutz, Gleichstellung

 

INTE: Research integrity

Stefanie Kahmen, FINF

 

LAW: Law deans

Brigitte Tag, Dekanin RWF

 

THRS: Theology and Religious Studies

Konrad Schmid, Theologisches Seminar