Eawag Committees

Analytical Committee of Eawag (Anacom)

Chemical analysis is concerned with the identification and quantitation of chemical substances. In view of the specific requirements and projects within the research sectors, these activities are distributed across various research departments at Eawag. The Anacom advises management on the development of chemical analysis at Eawag and coordinates activities in this area.

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Dr. Marc SuterTel. +41 58 765 5479Send Mail

Research Committee

The joint Eawag/WSL Research Committee’s primary responsibility is the institutional review of Swiss National Science Foundations (SNF) funding applications.

Doctoral Studies Committee

At Eawag, more than 70 people are studying for a PhD. These studies are carried out in close cooperation with the higher education institutions that award doctorates. The Doctoral Studies Committee oversees the various support programmes for PhD students, offers assistance for supervisors and provides a forum for PhD-related concerns.

Contact

Prof. Dr. Rolf KipferTel. +41 58 765 5530Send Mail

Gender Equity and Equal Opportunity Committee

The Committee for Equal Opportunities focuses on the issues of equality and equal opportunities for women and men, all cultures and all ages .

Staff council

The staff council of Eawag represents the interests of the personnel, in particular in case of revsions of statutes and regulations. The commission deals with topics like the new salary system (NLS) or the reform of the pension fund Publica. It will also protect the interests of the Eawag staff in case of reorganisations or other profound changes.

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Eco Team

The Eco Team ensures a sustainable operation of Eawag by:

  • Conserving resources - ensuring Eawag employees act in an environmentally conscious way
  • Networking – providing a platform for information and coordination of eco-policy and eco-action
  • Playing a role model – providing leadership and motivation for environmental protection and sustainable development
  • Concrete action – developing strategies and action plans and providing support during their implementation

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Safety and Risk Management Committee

All safety officers and officers of the internal control system (ICS) are active members of the Safety and Risk Management Committee. The Safety and Risk Management Committee is responsible for safety oversight, compliance and training.  The committee disseminates information, ensures that experience is shared and makes an annual risk report to the Directorate.

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