Women in Science: An evening of inspiration and advice on building a successful career in science

Women in Science

Talk and discussion with female scientists for Master and PhD students and Postdocs on how to build a successful academic career.


Date and time: Wednesday 30 November 2016, 18:45 - 21:30 hrs 
Place: Lichthof and Aula of Rämistrasse 59 (Alte Kantonsschule), 8001 Zurich

18:45 Welcome, networking, and refreshments, Lichthof Rämistrasse 59

19:30 Proportion of chaos and irreversibility in gas dynamics, Aula Rämistrasse 59 (RAA-G-01) , Public lecture by Laure Saint-Raymond (Paris), Hedi Fritz-Niggli guest professor UZH

20:30 - Opportunities and challenges in advancing women's representation in science, Aula Rämistrasse 59 (RAA-G-01), Panel discussion with
Laura Baudis, Physics, UZH
Anna Beliakova, Mathematics, UZH
Ravit Helled, Astronomy, UZH
Hanna Kokko, Evolutionary Biology, UZH
Madhavi Krishnan, Physical Chemistry, UZH
Laure Saint-Raymond, Mathematics, Université Paris 6 Pierre
et Marie Curie & Ecole Normale Supérieure
Karin Schwiter, Economic Geography, UZH

Chair: Michael Schaepman, Dean, Faculty of Science UZH


Calista Fischer