EU GrantsAccess is Euraxess Zurich

As information and advice centre for young and established international researchers, Euraxess Zurich informs already for more than ten years now:

  • Researchers from all over the world wishing to come to Switzerland
  • Researchers going or planning to go abroad
  • Researchers returning to Switzerland

EU GrantsAccess as the local Euraxess Service Centre in Zurich provides free personalised assistance to advice PostDocs to go abroad, foreign researchers to come to Zurich and to inform and help researchers and their family to relocate to another country.

Euraxess in Switzerland

On behalf of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), swissuniversities is the Swiss bridgehead organisation for the Euraxess initiative of the European Commission and is responsible for the coordination of Euraxess activities in Switzerland. The following tasks are realised in close cooperation with Euraxess Zurich:

  • Strategic development of the initiative in Switzerland
  • Coordination of the Swiss network of consultants for researchers
  • Promotion and support in the implementation of the European charter for researchers and the code of conduct for employing researchers
  • EU projects
  • Contact and collaboration with European partners and the European Commission

For more information, you can visit swissuniversities.

Euraxess Zurich

Euraxess Zurich is a part of Euraxess Switzerland. Its main portal  contains practical information concerning professional and daily life, as well as information on job and funding opportunities. We help researchers and their family to plan and organise their move to a foreign country, providing assistance in all matters related to mobility.

Euraxess Zurich is amongst other:

  • Hot-spot for incoming, outgoing and/or returning researchers
  • Service centre that informs, advises, supports, manages, guides, connects
  • Facilitator between various players within the university administration
  • Active participant shaping the internalisation strategy of the university and their associated research centres
  • Inspiration and initiator for internal optimising processes for research institutions
  • Partner for organisations beyond the universities

The European Services Network

The Euraxess network consists of over 200 Service Centres in more than 30 different European countries. 
Visit the European Euraxess website

EURAXESS Introduction Film
In a short Video Clip you are introduced to the service Euraxess can provide to mobile researchers.

Euraxess Worldwide

Euraxess Worldwide is a networking tool supporting researchers working outside of Europe who wish to connect or stay connected with Europe.. The officers in the outposts advise and help networking within the respective regions: