- IMSB is founded with Prof. Aebersold as first Institute's Head.
- Lukas Pelkmans joins IMSB as an Assistant Professor
- Uwe Sauer is appointed by ETH as Professor and joins IMSB
- Prof. Stoffel from Rockefeller University joins IMSB
- Prof. Ernst Hafen joins IMSB from the University Zurich
- Prof. Lukas Pelkmans leaves IMSB for a Faculty position at the University of Zurich
- Matthias Heinemann (Sauer group) is appointed Ass. Professor at the University of Groningen
- Prof. Christian Wolfrum (originally in the Stoffel lab) is appointed Professor by ETH in the D-HEST Department.
- Prof. Markus Stoffel leaves IMSB to join the newly founded Institute of Molecular Health Sciences of ETH Zurich
- Prof. Claassen joins IMSB as Assistant Professor
- Prof. Christen joins IMSB as Assistant Professor
- Prof. Wollscheid is appointed by ETH and joins D-HEST
- Prof. Lan Huang from UC Irvine joins IMSB on a sabbatical
- Prof. Terry Hwa from UCSD joins IMSB on a sabbatical
- Prof. Snijder joins IMSB as Assistant Professor