Monika Vettovaglia

Lic. ès lettres (M.A.)

Communications officer / Media contact

+41 (0)21 692 37 47

monika.vettovaglia@fors.unil.ch

Languages: German, French, English, Italian


Biography

Monika Vettovaglia holds an M.A. in English and German literature and linguistics from the University of Lausanne. Monika has over 12 years experience in academic publishing in Switzerland and abroad as Managing and Production Editor of academic books and journals. She worked for the following publishers: Peter Lang (Berne), Routledge Taylor & Francis (Oxford) and Editions Slatkine (Geneva). Monika Vettovaglia joined FORS in 2013 as Communications Officer.

Expertise

Monika is in charge of the strategic and operational management of the communication at FORS. She is responsible for the internal and external communication, deals with media requests, writes press releases, co-organises academic conferences and workshops. She also deals with web publishing and maintains the FORS website. Monika is also on the editorial board of the online journal Survey Insights, Methods from the Field and Social Change in Switzerland. She is also President of the Foundation Board of the Swiss publisher SEISMO.