DCLS Administration

Head of Administration / Geschäftsführung

Anke Benker Contact

Please write to admin AT ivs.uzh.ch for all queries.

Interim co-Head of Administration (until end of May 2022)

Kerstin Washington (Finances)

Office hours (Home): Monday, Tuesday, Friday, 08:45-13:00 and 13:30-16:15

Please note that regular office hours are reserved for PIs and group leaders. Other department members are kindly requested to contact Kerstin by email.

Lena Zipp (Program Coordination / Study Advisor / Website)


Service Pool Administration

Martha Mariani / Maria Finkhäuser
E-Mail Contact 
Phone: +41 44 634 92 03

Christel Trapp (HR)
Please write to personal AT ivs.uzh.ch for all queries regarding HR.


Student Advisor / Studienberatung

Lena Zipp
studyadvisor AT ivs.uzh.ch

Office hours (online and on-site): Mon-Fri, 8:30-12:00 and Tue/Thu/Fri 13:00-17:30

Study Program Coordination / Programmkoordination

Lena Zipp
programcoordinator AT ivs.uzh.ch

Teaching and study administration / Lehradministration

Sascha Völlmin


IT counselling / IT-Kontakt

For general counselling: Anke Benker  For scientific counselling: Taras Zakharko

IT support / IT-Services

UZH IT Pool / UZH Zentrale IT Contact
Main contact DCLS: Marco Mächler
(In Marcos absence, the IT Service Pool takes over)

For availability on site in case of emergencies and more contact details, see: IT support


Library / Bibliothek

Per Baumann