The Commission supports Swiss-based coordination centres of global research networks and research institutions with global network activities that address current societal and scientific challenges across disciplines.

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The Commission

The Commission for Research Networks is a working group of the Board of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) with corresponding bylaws.

The Commission members elected by the Executive Board represent a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines, they have experience with research networks as well as good knowledge of the Swiss research landscape and of research funding in Switzerland and internationally.


Commission for Research Networks
c/o Dr. Roger Pfister
General secretariat
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern