Chamber of universities of applied sciences

The chamber of universities of applied sciences is composed of the rectors of the seven public universities of applied sciences and the private university of applied sciences Kalaidos. It represents the interests and goals of the universities of applied sciences in the context of swissuniversities and vis-à-vis political, societal, economic and cultural stakeholders. It works to coordinate and further develop teaching, research, continuing education and services. In addition, it fosters cooperation with education and research organisations in Switzerland and abroad.

Members of the chamber of universities of applied sciences

  • Prof. Dr. Crispino Bergamaschi, President of the Board of Directors of University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland FHNW, President of the chamber of universities of applied sciences
  • Prof. Franco Gervasoni, director of Scuola universitaria professionale della Svizzera italiana SUPSI, Vice-President of the chamber of universities of applied sciences
  • Prof. Dr. Herbert Binggeli, rector of Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH
  • Dr. Markus Hodel, rector of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences HSLU
  • Dr. Jakob Limacher, rector of Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences
  • Prof. Dr. Jean-Marc Piveteau, rector of Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften ZHAW, Zürcher Fachhochschulen ZFH
  • Dr. Albin Reichlin, president of University of Applied Sciences Eastern Switzerland FHO
  • Dr. Luciana Vaccaro, rector of Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse occidentale HES-SO

Contact

Dr. Andrea Aeberhard, director of the chamber of universities of applied sciences
T 031 335 07 31
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Aleksandar Paunovic, assistant to the director of the chamber of universities of applied sciences
T 031 335 07 60
Mail

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