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New nominations of professors at IIE
The Board of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology has announced the appointment of 20 professors at EPFL. Among them, seven women and five men, newly appointed, join the EPFL. Two new Tenure Track Assistant Professors will soon join the School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC) and the Institute of Environmental Engineering (IIE).
Call for Proposals – Bois Chamblard Foundation
The Bois Chamblard Foundation, which is administered by EPFL, has opened a Call for Proposals to support research and educational initiatives in the broad area of biodiversity.
Benoît Ferrari takes over as director ad interim of the Ecotox Centre
Benoît Ferrari has been appointed interim director of the Ecotox Centre, located at EPFL and Dübendorf. He is an expert in sediment ecotoxicology. He entered into office on September 1st 2019. The current director, Inge Werner, will remain at the Ecotox Centre on a part-time basis until 2021.