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Academic Vacancies

2 Ph.D positions in the research group "Governance in Vocational and Professional Education and Training"
at the Chair of Public Policy and Comparative Political Economy, Prof. Patrick Emmenegger

PostDoc Position in Sports Econometrics
at the Chair in Econometrics, Prof. Michael Lechner

Reto Föllmi

New Dean: Prof. Dr. Reto Föllmi

As of the Autumn Semester 2019 we are delighted to welcome Prof. Dr. Reto Föllmi as the new Dean and Prof. Dr. Patrick Emmenegger as the new Vice-Dean.



We are delighted to welcome Vanessa Boanada Fuchs as a new SEPS Faculty member as of the Spring Semester 2020. She is an Assistant Professor for International Development and Sustainability, Magaging Director of the HSG Hub in Sao Paulo and responsible for the new HSG Latam Term! We look forward to working with her over the coming years.


Guest Professors

In the Spring Semester 2020 we will have the pleasure of hosting follwing distinguished Guest Professors:

The Department of Political Science welcomes Dr. Klaus Armingeon, Professor for for Comparative and European Politics at the University of Bern.
The Department of Economics welcomes Jan Grobovsek, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Edinburgh.

We look forward to working with them during the coming months. 

Dies Academicus 2019: James Davis with Charles Kupchan

Dies Academicus 2019: Honorary Doctorate for Prof. Charles Kupchan, Ph.D.

The University of St.Gallen thus honours his outstanding research in the field of international affairs and his achievements in public services concerning the promotion of global stability through close transatlantic relations and an international order based on democratic values, human rights and binding rules.

Beatrix Eugster Latsis Prize 2019

Dies Academics 2019: Latsis Prize 2019 for Prof. Beatrix Eugster

The Fondation Latsis Internationale, Geneva, annually awards a generous prize at selected universities for the purpose of promoting young researchers.

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Data Science Fundamentals (DSF)

The Certificate in Data Science Fundamentals will be offered from the Autumn Semester 2018.