UZH

Jacobs Center

Sandra Kocher, Universität Zürich

The Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development is a scientific center at the University of Zurich focused on youth development. The Center is a joint venture between the University of Zurich and the Jacobs Foundation.

The research program of the Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development features several major areas in the study of youth development. Furthermore, the Center is home to several ongoing large-scale prospective-longitudinal studies of young people in Switzerland.