Portrait of Matthias P. Finger
Lausanne / Switzerland

Professor Management of Network Industries


1984-1988: Ph.D. in Political Science, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
1982-1986: Ph.D. in Education, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Administrative Experience

2002-Present: Chair, Management of Network Industries, College of Management of Technology, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
2010- : Director, Transportation Area, Florence School of Regulation, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
2003-2009: Dean, School of Continuing Education, EPFL, Switzerland

Academic Faculty Experience

2002-present: Full Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland; was hired as full tenured professor
2010- : Part-time Professor (10%), European University Institute, Florence, Italy.
1995-2002: Full Professor, Swiss Graduate Institute of Public Administration, Lausanne, Switzerland; applied for and was granted tenure
1992-1994: Associate Professor, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, USA; did not apply for tenure
1989-1991: Assistant Professor, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs (50%) and School of Education (50%), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, USA; this was a non-tenure track position
1986-1989: Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland