CHESS - Center for Higher Education and Science Studies

CHESS shapes public discourses about universities and science by researching and publishing reports on developments in these fields, consulting academic experts and organizing conferences and symposia. Its main goal is to organize the exchange between different researchers at the University of Zurich and strengthen collaborations between other Swiss and international scholars.

Runtime: 2014-2022

Funding: UZH

Participants: Prof. Dr. Mike S. Schäfer (UZH, Director), Prof. Dr. Katja Rost (UZH, Deputy Director), Bernhard Nievergelt (Executive Director)

Total Sum: 570,000 CHF