SCNAT and its network are committed to a sustainable science and society. They support policy-making, administration and business with expert knowledge and actively participate in public discourse. They strengthen the exchange across scientific disciplines and promote early career academics.

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Office of the Academy

The SCNAT office supports the working groups of the Academy and helps competently implementing their resolutions. It also provides services for the member organisations. It is the point of contact for enquiries about the Academy and requests for services and fosters the dialogue with politics and the media.

Management board

Jürg Pfister (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Jürg Pfister
Secretary General

Phone.: +41 31 306 93 03

Karin Ammon (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Karin Ammon
Deputy Secretary General
Head of Science and Policy division

Phone +41 31 306 93 09‬

Marc Türler (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Marc Türler
Head of Science division

Phone +41 31 306 93 65

Christian Preiswerk (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Christian Preiswerk
Head of Science and Society division

Phone +41 31 306 93 10

Susanne Hodler (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Susanne Hodler-Gasser
Cheffe de la section Services

Téléphone +41 31 306 92 25


Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern