Advisory Council, Teacher Training for Upper Secondary Schools (Advisory Council LLBM)

Purpose and Tasks

The Advisory Council LLBM supports the Executive Board of the University, the Advisory Body LLBM, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and the Institute of Education of the University of Zurich in important matters concerning teacher education at secondary schools.

The Advisory Council LLBM facilitates information exchange and communication among

  • decision-makers of the teacher training for the secondary school program of the University of Zurich
  • the Department of Education of the Canton of Zurich
  • the principals' conference of secondary schools of the Canton of Zurich
  • the conference of rectors of the technical schools of the Canton of Zurich
  • the conference of teachers of gymnasiums of the Canton of Zurich
  • the conference of teachers of vocational schools of the Canton of Zurich
  • Zurich University of Teacher Education (PHZH)
  • Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK)

It aims to identify trends in training and continuing education in secondary schools at an early stage and facilitate discussions at the University of Zurich concerning the need to innovate and explore options in training and further development of teachers for secondary schools.

President

Prof. Dr. Gabriele Siegert, Vice President Education and Student Affairs

Members

Prof. Dr. Thomas Gächter, Dean Faculty of Law

Prof. Dr. Thierry Hennet, Vice Dean of Studies Faculty of Science

Prof. Dr. Sandro Zanetti, Co-Dean of Studies Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Prof. Dr. David Oesch, Representative Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics

Prof. Dr. Thomas Schlag, Representative Faculty of Theology

Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Moser Opitz, Head of Department Institute of Education

Prof. Dr. Dominik Petko, Director Teacher Training for Upper Secondary Schools

Dr. Daniel Weyermann, Head of Teacher Training for Upper Secondary Schools

Dorothea Christ, Head of Office of Higher Education Canton of Zurich

Nicole Mosberger, Head of Upper Secondary Schools MBA Canton of Zurich

Urs Bamert, Principals' Conference of the Zurich Upper Secondary Schools

Valeria Gemelli, Principals' Conference of the Zurich Upper Secondary Schools

Dr. Stephan Meyer, Conference of Rectors of the Technical Schools of the Canton of Zurich

Martin Lüscher, Teachers' Conference of the Upper Secondary Schools

Martin Jericke, Teachers' Conference of the Technical Schools

Prof. Dr. Silja Rüedi, Vice President Education PHZH

Prof. Andreas Vogel, Director Departement Cultural Analysis and Mediation ZHdK

Office

Maresa Knaus, Head of Office for Schools and Teacher Training UZH