Scientific staff association
The «Akademische Vereinigung des Mittelbaus der ETH Zürich (AVETH)» - Academic Association of Scientific Staff at ETH Zurich represents the interests of non-faculty scientific staff at ETH.
The non-faculty scientific staff includes all assistants, doctoral students, senior assistants, postdocs and other higher-level scientific staff.
Main duties of AVETH
- to represent scientific staff in all key commissions at ETH Zurich
- to promote interaction and communication amongst scientific staff by organising professional and social events
- to coordinate and support the faculty associations
Its aim is to work with the Executive Board and other organisations to make ETH Zurich a better place for scientific staff to learn, teach, conduct research and live.
The AVETH organisation is made up of the Board and the various working groups.