Office of the President

The office of the President provides administrative, operational and strategic services to advance the President’s vision and priorities.

Organizational structure

The office of the President is comprised of the following departments:

The General Secretary supervises the operations of the management and other bodies of the extended management. It also includes quality assurance and equal opportunities services.

The General Counsel, reporting to the President, is responsible for legal affairs. It is also responsible for coordinating the Presidency’s affairs and accrediting units.

The Mediacom department is in charge of internal and external communication for the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne.

The head of Governmental Affairs to the president, contributes to EPFL’s expansion and helps promote the school in Switzerland and abroad.

The President’s Delegate for International Affairs participates in the development and promotion of EPFL abroad. It collaborates closely on all political and strategic issues of international importance.

The Faculty Affairs team answers your questions about the appointment of professors at EPFL as well as those about your arrival in the region and on campus.

The Philanthropy Services team exists to facilitate connections between philanthropists, who want to make a lasting difference to the world we live in, and EPFL’s strategic initiatives.


Administrative Assistants to the President:

  • Jacqueline Aeberhard
  • Marie Favre

[email protected]

T. +41 (0)21 693 05 05

Centre Est
CH-1015 Lausanne