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VMI offers a Slack server where we post news, event announcements and calls for volunteers. In addition, you can use this to link up with your colleagues across groups to e.g. organize game nights, hikes or skiing trips.


If you have issues with your doctoral project, your relationship with your supervisor or other problems in your work environment, you can also contact the AVETH Counseling Service at The team provides confidential support that can help to avoid escalation. They also offer mediation and can connect you with services within ETH.