Advisory Services SNSF Research Commission

The local SNSF Research Commission (RC) is a body of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and links this with the University of Bern. It is governed by the Framework Regulations and the Regulations of the SNSF Research Commission of the University of Bern. The Research Commission has the following duties:

  • Evaluation and awarding of mobility grants under the funding instruments known as Doc.Mobility and Early Postdoc. Mobility from the SNSF
  • Evaluation and selection of candidates for Doc.CH funding (humanities and social sciences) in the initial phase
  • Evaluation of applications for grants awarded to the University of Bern (initiator grants, interdisciplinarity grants)
  • Provision of information and advice to interested researchers at the University of Bern about the scholarship programs offered by the SNSF in close cooperation with the SNSF's Careers Committee