We strive to motivate all MNF community members to Make Irchel more Sustainable!



The Sustainability committee of MNF invites applications of proposals to support a project that would bring specific and visible action to improve sustainability at the Irchel. We are looking for well-designed projects that can be implemented within one year – there is a prize of CHF 4’000 for its application. Please provide a 2 page proposal, in English or German, which explains the goals, budget, timeline, and involved people. Members of the sustainability committee can be contacted for advice. Please send your application until 25 March 2019 as pdf to:        

Decision: 8 April 2019

Start of Project: May 2019


Members of the Working Group for Sustainability at MNF

Lastname Firstname E-Mail Institute
Backhaus Norman Mailadress Geography, TP/PD representative
Furrer Reinhard Mailadress Institute of Mathematics
Hall Marcus Mailadress Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies
Meier-Villardita Laura Mailadress Physics Institute, student representative
Petchey Sara Mailadress
Sanchez Marcelo R. Mailadress Paläontologie
Sigel Roland K.O. Mailadress Department of Chemistry
Tilley David Mailadress Department of Chemistry