About us

The programme is coordinated by the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center and supported by the Career Services, the Office for Gender Equality and Diversity, the Graduate Campus of University of Zurich, the Life Sciences of University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, the Diversity of University of Basel, the Faculty of Medicine , University of Zurich and the Department of Environmental System Sciences at ETH Zurich and supported by companies such as Roche, Lonza, Actelion.

Dr. Daniela Gunz

  • Programme Manager feminno (from October 20)
  • Career Services at University of Zurich
  • Lecturer in Career Seminar
  • daniela.gunz@uzh.ch

Dr. Melanie Paschke

  • Programme Head and Founder
  • Zurich Basel Plant Science Center
  • Phone: +41 44 632 60 22
  • paschkme@ethz.ch


Isabelle Siegrist

  • Sandborn
  • Lecturer in Innovation Workshop

Dr. Andrea Degen

  • Eurelations
  • Lecturer in Innovation Seminar

Michael Kropac

  • seecon
  • Lecturer in Innovation Seminar

Dr. Cornelia Fürstenberger

  • Unitectra
  • Lecturer in Innovation Seminar

Prof. Carole Claire

  • Unisante
  • Lecturer in Innovation Seminar

Gaby Rockmann

  • Rockmann Consulting
  • Lecturer in Negotitiation Training

Carl Emerson

Lecturer in Negotitiation Training

Advisory board and admission committee

  • Dr. Melanie Paschke and Dr. Manuela Dahinden, Program Founders and Directors of the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center
  • Dr. Christiane Löwe, Head of Office for Gender Equality and Diversity, University of Zurich
  • Dr. Roger Gfrörer, Head of Career Services, University of Zurich
  • Dr. Silvie Cuperus, Head of Life Sciences Zurich, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich
  • Dr. Nicole, Kälin, Head of Diversity, University of Basel