avuba - the assistants’ association of the University of Basel

avuba is the assistants’ association of the University of Basel and represents the academic, professional and education policy interests of teaching and research assistants, both within the University and when dealing with authorities and the general public.

There are currently around 2,700 PhD students and 500 postdocs who make up the group of “teaching and research assistants” – i.e. Group III at the University of Basel. 

avuba - assistants’ association of the University of Basel
Petersgraben 45
4051 Basel

Amancaya Formica, avuba@clutterunibas.ch, General Manager

Media inquiries
The avuba Co-presidents in consultation with the avuba administration are available for advice on dealing with media inquiries.

Please use email to contact us: avuba@clutterunibas.ch.

  • On questions and topics related to higher education of general interest to the whole University, the co-presidents will consult with Communications & Marketing at the University of Basel.
  • No personal information will be shared relating to employees of the University.
  • Given the need for joint consultation between the co-presidents and avuba administration, it may not be possible to answer inquiries at short notice.

Download: General guidelines on dealing with media inquiries.pdf