The University Council

The University Council comprises seven members. The President of the University Council is Stefan Kölliker, Head of St.Gallen’s Department of Education and Member of the Cantonal Council. 

Duties of the University Council

The responsibilities of the University Council include approving the PHSG’s strategy and developing the courses it offers, establishing an institutional framework, ensuring that the university fulfils its official mandate, and preparing estimates, accounts and annual reports. The University Council furthermore serves as the selection committee for positions within university management and for permanent lectureships, as well as for the appeals and disciplinary commission.

Back row - left to right: Thomas Rüegg (FDP), Franco De Zanet (FDP), Rolf Cristuzzi (CVP), Heinz Habegger (SVP). Front row - left to right: Katrin Glaus (SP), Stefan Kölliker (SVP), Maria Gloor-Zigerlig (CVP).

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