Who Receives a UZH Card?

All salaried employees of UZH receive a UZH card:

The following persons do not receive a UZH card.

  • Employees who receive their salary from a job agency
  • Trainees employed by the Canton of Zurich
  • Retirees, who undertake voluntary work at the University

The staff status is printed on the UZH Card in the thermal printing field. The following is a list of all staff categories. If you are employed in various capacities (e.g. general staff AND teaching staff), the appointment with the higher priority is listed first.

Employee description Priority Role/Data on card

- Staff 3 Staff
- Trainee 2 Staff
- Full Professor (ad personam)
- Associate Professor (ad personam)
- Assistant Professor
- SNSF Professor
- Professor Emeritus/Emerita
1

1
1
1
4


Professor
- Adjunct Professor
- Former Adjunct Professor
4
4
Adjunct Professor
- Substitute Professor
- Visiting Professor
4
4
Visiting Professor
- Mandated Instructor 4 Mandated Instructor
- Privatdozent
- Former Privatdozent
4
4
Privatdozent
- Guest Lecturer 4 Guest Lecturer