Promotion of Research Uni Internal Grants


The evaluation of proposals follows the dual control principle, i.e., at least two people read each application.

A committee of intermediate staff assesses the applications on behalf of the Commission for the Promotion of Young Researchers of the University of Bern, who makes the final decision.

The committee strives for a composition of intermediate staff from a broad range of fields, with and without a PhD. The committee is appointed by the Intermediate Staff Association of the University of Bern.

The Committee:

  • Dr. Stefan Müller, Department of BioMedical Research (Head)
  • PD Dr. phil.-nat. Monica Schaller Tschan, Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences
  • MLaw Alejandro Javier Morales Sancho, Institute for Private International Law and Civil Procedure
  • M.A. Fabian Lüscher, Institute of History
  • M.Sc. Danièle Gubler, Institute of Psychology
  • Carmen-Alexandra Sautter, Institute of Virology and Immunology, PhD-Student
  • M. Sc. Gaudenz Welti, Institute of Educational Science
  • M.A. Barbara Zimmermann, Institute of Sociology
  • M.A. Nancy Rahn, Institute for Hebrew Bible