University Research Priority Programs


The Faculty of Science is proud that its departments lead three university research priority programs and collaborate in two others.

Research Priority Programs Led by MNF

Evolution in Action: From Genomes to Ecosystems (Prof. Beat Keller, Prof. Ueli Grossniklaus)

Global Change and Biodiversity (Prof. Michael Schaepman, Prof. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Owen Petchey)

Solar Light to Chemical Energy Conversion (Prof. Roger Alberto)

Research Priority Programs involving MNF

Systems Biology/Functional Genomics (Prof. Jiricny, Prof. Konrad Basler, Prof. Beat Keller, Prof. Ueli Grossniklaus, Prof. Anne Müller)

Translational Cancer Research (Prof. Lars French, Prof. Konrad Basler) 

Asia and Europe (Prof. Ulrike Müller-Böker, Prof. Norman Backhaus, Prof. Benedikt Korf)

Language and Space (Prof. Robert Weibel, Prof. Ross S. Purves)

Dynamics of Healthy Aging (Prof. Robert Weibel)