General Secretary

The General Secretariat organizes the operations of the Executive Board and the other bodies of the extended management. It coordinates EPFL’s institutional relations, in particular with the cantonal and federal authorities, as well as with the ETH domain and Swissuniversities. He assists and advises the President in his internal and external tasks. It also includes legal affairs and quality assurance services.

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Legal Affairs

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.

Quality office

The Quality Office manages the Quality Assurance System of EPFL in the fields of Education, Research and School Governance and improves it through internal and external reviews on a regular basis.

Institutional relationships

The Responsible for institutional affairs contributes to EPFL’s development and helps promote the school in Switzerland


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Family and work-life

These pages are intended to provide information on different aspects related to the reconciliation of maternity or paternity and study or work at EPFL, and on measures promoting a balance between professional life and private/family life. et familiale.

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The dual career program

EPFL strongly supports Dual Careers ! EPFL offers a favorable and prosperous work environment and supports its professors partners ‘career continuation and work-life balance as well.


Dominique Espic

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