About us

The Center features several major areas of inquiry

Education Economics
Risk and Resilience
Social Genomics
Developmental Neuroscience
Education and Human Development
Developmental Psychology
Health Economics

We are also home to several large, ongoing longitudinal studies of Swiss adolescents:

We are devoted to opportunities for training and exchange for young and established scientists.

Each semester, we host a research seminar series and a stimulating mix of interdisciplinary workshops, summer schools, small scientific conferences, and visiting scholars:

Our Center is also a vibrant workplace