Andrea Gossweiler was a mother of two Teenagers when she graduated from the AKAD College with the federal Swiss-level exam type E (“Matura” in economics). During her subsequent sociology studies at the University of Zurich (with a minor in Social and Economic History and Environmental Studies), she worked in a part-time job in administrative areas and since 2011 as Office Manager at ETH.
Licentiata Philosophiae, lic.phil (Master of Arts UZH, MA UZH), University Zurich (final grade: magna cum laude) November 2013.
Thesis Title: Grüne Wirtschaft. Motive ökologischen Handelns in gesellschaftlich verantwortungsbewussten Schweizer Unternehmen.
Thesis Adviser: Prof. Katja Rost