On 23 April 2020, the general assembly of Euresearch elected Prof Edwin Constable, University of Basel, to the role of President. Ed Constable has served on the Management Board of Euresearch for the past eight years.
Prof. Constable has himself been principal investigator in many European projects and was the recipient of an European Research Council Advanced Grant. From 2011 to 2018 he also served as Vice-President for Research at the University of Basel. Euresearch is a non-profit association supported by the Swiss federal government to inform, advise and connect researchers based in or coming to Switzerland about opportunities for European Union funding.
The Euresearch network facilitates a high Swiss participation in the EU Framework Programmes for Research and helps ensure that excellent proposals in all disciplines are submitted by researchers with the highest potential.
Céline Wittwer, SCS