Lecturer Association

The Lecturer Association (profhesbe) represents all lecturers at Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH.

The association

  • acts in the interests of lecturers
  • liaises between lecturerships in the departments and the divisions of BFH
  • represents the interests of the association in the commercial, political, cultural and social spheres and participates in consultation procedures
  • promotes the exchange of professional experience and the maintenance of friendly relations between lecturers
  • works together with other associations.

Representatives of profhesbe take part in staff policy and lecturer appointment reviews, for example. The president of profhesbe attends meetings of the BFH board. The Bernischer Staatspersonalverband (Bern State Employee Association) is the political partner of the association at cantonal level. At federal level, profhesbe is a member of the Schweizerischer Verband der Fachhochschuldozierenden (Swiss Association of Lecturers at Universities of Applied Sciences).