The Executive Board is the supreme committee of ETH Zurich. It is responsible for the areas education, research, and administration. The Executive Board ensures that the university assumes its social, cultural, and economic responsibilities.
Members of the Executive Board
- The President:
Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella
- The Rector:
Prof. Dr. Sarah M. Springman
- Vice President Research and Corporate Relations:
Prof. Dr. Detlef Günther
- Vice President Finance and Controlling:
Dr. Robert Perich
- Vice President Human Resources and Infrastructure:
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Weidmann
The Executive Board enacts decrees and administrative rules. Moreover, it regulates the organization of the school. It decides on the founding, renaming, and cancellation of departments and other units. It appoints the Prorectors as well as representatives for special tasks, and it makes employer’s decisions for all employees of ETH Zurich. The Executive Board collaborates closely with various bodies of participation. In particular, it convenes with the University Assembly on a regular basis. The departments are responsible to the Executive Board.