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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General secretariat

The General Secretariat supports SCNAT in its strategic activities. It coordinates international cooperation, corporate development and corporate communications. The expert committees of the Executive Board are also part of the General Secretariat.

Jürg Pfister (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Jürg Pfister
Secretary General

Phone +41 31 306 93 03

Roger Pfister (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Roger Pfister
Head of International cooperation

Phone: +41 31 306 93 06

Stefan Nussbaum (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Stefan Nussbaum
Scientific officer

Telefon: +41 31 306 93 04‬

Michael Saladin (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Michael Saladin
Scientific officer

Phone: +41 31 306 93 07

Marcel Falk (Foto: Sandra Stampfli)

Marcel Falk
Head of Communications

Phone: +41 31 306 93 20


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