Institute Council

AMI's Institute Council plays an important role in controlling and supervising the development of the Institute. It guarantees good communication and coordination between the university and the foundation and helps the Institute to fulfill its mission and to smoothly integrate into the university.

The Council approves:

  • The strategy and four year plan for the development of the institute
  • The financial planning and the budget
  • The annual report and accounts
  • An adapted reporting and controlling system
  • Institute Council members
    • Prof. Astrid Epiney (President) 

    Rector of the University of Fribourg, Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Fribourg

    • Dr. Peter Pfluger (Vice-president) 

    Consultant, former CEO of Tronics Microsystems, Phonak Group and Swiss Center of Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM)

    • Prof. Rolf Ingold 

    Professor in the Department of Informatics and Vice-Rector for Research, University of Fribourg

    • Prof. Rolf Mühlhaupt 

    Director of the Institute for Macromolecular Chemistry and Executive Director of the Freiburg Materials Research Center (FMF), University of Freiburg (Germany)