Academic institutions

Useful links to various university related institutions and Organisations

life science zurich
Life Science Zurich is a joint venture initiated by the University of Zurich and the ETH Zurich to promote Zurich as an international centre for cutting-edge research, first class education and economic innovation in the field of the life sciences.
 

Zurich - Basel Plant Science Center
The Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center embodies an interdisciplinary association of cooperating scientists.
 

Swiss Plant Science Web
The Swiss Plant Science Web (SPSW) provides information on plant science research and education at Swiss universities.
 

SNSF - Swiss National Science Foundation
The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is Switzerland’s leading provider of scientific research funding.
 

Swiss Biodiversity Forum
As part of the platform Science and Policy of the Swiss Academy of Sciences SCNAT, the Swiss Biodiversity Forum is the competence center for biodiversity research in Switzerland.
 

DIVERSITAS - an International Programme of Biodiversity Science.
 

The Jena Experiment - supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Exploring mechanisms underlying the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning.