Organization Executive Board and Central Administration

Executive Board and Central Administration

Vice-Rectorate Research

The Vice-Rectorate Research pursues the aim of offering researchers the most ideal environment possible to secure and encourage high quality research at the University of Bern. The Vice-Rectorate Research is led by the Vice-Rector Prof. Dr. Daniel Candinas.

Grants Office

The Grants Office is the central point of contact for all researchers at the University of Bern and, depending on the respective funding area, ensures the necessary support from initial advice until final completion of the project.

Grants Office

Euresearch

The Euresearch office of the Vice-Rectorate Research is your first point of contact for all questions associated with European and international research programs.

Euresearch

Promotion of research

Information, advice and support with obtaining external funding.

Promotion of research

Promotion of early career researchers

The Coordination Office for the promotion of early career researchers in Vice-Rectorate Research supports young academics to ensure they produce outstanding work during their academic career.

Promotion of early career researchers

Research assessment

Within the framework of the standards set by the Swiss University Conference and the guidelines of the Center of Accreditation and Quality Assurance of the Swiss Universities (OAQ), research at the universities is included in the quality assurance and their output is evaluated.

Research assessment

Innovation Office

Results from research at the University of Bern often form the basis for innovations in the form of new applications, products or services. The University of Bern supports the further development of its scientific discoveries and ideas and strengthens the transfer of innovative research to business and society.

Innovation Office

Animal Welfare

The Animal Welfare Office ensures the quality of animal research and animal welfare.

Animal Welfare Office

Research Commission

The Research Commission of the University of Bern is the successor body of the SNSF Research Commission (the mandate for the SNSF ended on 31.12.2020).

Research Commission

Management

Innovation Office

Promotion of research

Grants Office

Animal Welfare Office

Research Commission