Doktorierende  Projekte Betreuung
Andreas Admasie Dynamics of Assertive Labour Movementism in Ethiopia: Organized Labour, Unrest and Wages in a Socio-Historical Perspective Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Kassahun Berhanu (Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia)
Jonas Aebi Zwischen Problemviertel und kosmopolitischem Alltag – Die Produktion städtischen Raumes in postmigrantischen Nachbarschaften in Basel und Brüsse

Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Co-Supervisor: to be determined

Judith Altrogge  Context and Agency in Assisted Return Migration to the Gambia. Migration regimes and the political effect of return Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Mamane Tassiou Amadou Dynamics of Youths Social Spaces in the City of Zinder, Niger RepublicSupervisor:Till Förster
Co-Supervisor: Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan (CNRS/France, University Abdou Moumouni of Niamey and LASDEL/Niger)
Saad Amira Domesticating Palestinians in the West Bank, the exemplar of Salfit governorate. Eco-Politics of Settler colonialism , Development, and  the Palestinian  Space

Supervisor: Kenny Cupers
Co-Supervisor: to be determined

Silvia Balzan folgt
Rosanna Bertuccio Reproduktion von Geschlechtsstereotypen seitens der Lernenden in schulischen Räumen (Klassenzimmern, Gängen, Schulhöfen, u.ä.) Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supvervisor: Gabriele Dietze (Humbolt Universität Berlin)
Thomas Betschart

How Transport Infrastructure shapes Territory in Contemporary Africa

Supervisor: Kenny Cupers
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Maike Birzle-Zante Orientation and future-bound strategies of university graduates in Burkina Faso Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Gregor Dobler (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Stephanie Bishop Zambian Water Diaries: Technology in Practice Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Adwoa Bobie Rebranding African, Reclothing Africa: The influence of Emerging Designers in the Production of Aesthetic Cosmopolitanism in Nigerian Fashion Industry Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Akosua Keseboa Darkwah
Tina Bopp Postsoviet and neocolonial agricultural labour regimes in Europe and decolonial perspectives on social and agricultural reproduction Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Patricia Purtschert (Universität Berlin)
Ayşegül Şah Bozdoğan Die prospektive Position der asexuellen Körper in der Queer Theorie und die Bedeutung des Nicht-Begehrens Supervisor: Kerstin Palm
Co-Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Andrea Buhl Images of Palliative Care in Tanzania – A Hospital-Ethnography in a Cancer Clinic in Dar es Salaam Supervisor: Brigit Obrist
Co-Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Sophie Bürgi „Common Scents“: Eine multidimensionale Analyse von Geruchsregimen in autobiographischen Comics Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Christa Binswanger (Universität St. Gallen), Andrea Zimmermann
Laura Eigenmann From the Margins to a Mission: How the European Union became a defender of LGBT rights. The rise of LGBT rights from the perspective of EU actors Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Brigit Sauer (Universität Wien)
Julia Palmiano Federer Legitimacy and norm diffusion in international peace mediation: the case of NGO mediators in South East Asia Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Oliver Fink Emotions and Emotion Regulation in Intractable Conflict Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: Eran Halperin (School of Psychology at the IDC, Herzliya)
Malte Flachmeyer Die Legitimität der Geldpolitik in der Eurokrise Supervisor: Axel Paul
Co-Supervisor: Teresa Pullano
Sanna Frischknecht Doing cooperative housing: Gemeinschaftlich-kooperative Wohnbauprojekte als Experimentierfelder für zukünftige urbane Lebensweisen? Supervisor: Axel Paul
Co-Supervisor: Dietmar Wetzel
Luisa Gianna Gehriger Wissensarbeit im Spannungsfeld von Innovation, Kooperation & Konkurrenz Supervisor: Oliver Nachtwey
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Theresa Gehringer The Linkage of Corporate Philanthropy to Corporate Social Responsibility and the Social Embeddedness of Companies Supervisor: Georg von Schnurbein
Co-Supervisor: Manfred Max Bergmann
Sergio Gemperle Anti-corruption Agencies and Statebuilding. Effects of anti-corruption institutions on post-conflict statebuilding Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: Philipe Le Billon (UBC)
Jakob Geuder Images of Movements: Video-activist Visions of Cape Town and Rio de Janeiro Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Christian Schmid (ETH Zürich)
Fabian Hennig Kontrazeptionspolitik und Männlichkeit. Die Transformation von Männlichkeit im Diskurs um die Entwicklung moderner männlicher Kontrazeptiva Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Michael Meuser (Technische Universität Dortmund)
Maurits Heumann Formen des neuen Autoritarismus in Deutschland und der Schweiz Supervisor: Oliver Nachtwey
Co-Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Karin Hostettler  Denk(t)raum Mensch. Kritik, Selbstaffirmation und Othering im Denken der Zweckmässigkeit Immanuel Kants Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Katrin Meyer (Universität Zürich)
Oliver Huwyler

Parliamentarians and Interest Groups: Drivers and Consequences of Collaboration

Supervisor: Stefanie Bailer
Co-Supervisor: Simon Hug (Université de Genève), Heike Klüver (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Kristina Jäger Arbeitsmarkt-Integration und Arbeitsmarkt-Partizipation von mitziehenden Expat-EhepartnerInnen aus EU-, EFTA- und Drittstaaten in den Städten Zürich und Basel Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Co-Supervisor: Bernhard Tschofen (Universität Zürich)
Serdar Kandil  folgt
Abaas Karim Kurdisch-nationalistische Bewegungen, Staatsbildungsprozess und Postnationalismus Supervisor: Maurus Reinkowski
Co-Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Sarah Khayati The encounter of Middle Easterners with and their experience in Switzerland Supervisor: Maurus Reinkowski
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Selina Kunz Sex dis-/played: wie Jugendliche ihre Erfahrungen mit Pornografie erzählen Supervisor: Hans-Ulrich Grunder
Co-Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Lena Künzle Die Wirkkraft psychiatrischer Gutachten auf die Biografien von fremdplatzierten Kindern und Jugendlichen 1921-1974   Supervisor: Eberhard Wolff
Co-Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Maren Larsen Camp Space and Urbanity in Goma, Eastern DR Congo Supervisor: Manuel Herz
Co-Supervisor: Till Förster Sophie Oldfield
Joel Laszlo Postosmanische Städte im Visier, Visuelle Zugänge zur vergleichenden Lebensweltforschung in Jugoslawien und in der Türkei, 1920er und 1930er Jahre Supervisor: Nataša Mišković
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Alejandra Lindman The ethics of art. A way of understanding arts of movement in the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze Supervisor: Theresa Pullano
Co-Supervisor: Caroline Arni
Ulrike Lühe Knowledge production and transitional justice in Mozambique Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Matthias Luterbach Liebe machen im Neoliberalismus - Aushandlungen um Selbstbestimmung und Geschlecht in Paaren Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Frieda Lyonga  Homosexuality and the African: Change and Persistence of Homophobic Attitudes among African Migrants in Switzerland Supervisor: Manfred Max Bergman
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Milanka Matic Die Frau im Bild der türkischen und jugoslawischen Presse Supervisor: Nataša Mišković
Co-Supervisor: Maurus Reinkowski
Geneva Moser Narrationen des ‚Wir’ - Formen feministisch-kritischer Kollektivität im Gegenwartstheater Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Deborah Mühlebach Philosophy of Derogatory Language: Normative Meaning and Normative Criticism Supervisor: Markus Wild
Co-Supervisor: Jennifer Saul (University Sheffield)
Linda Mülli Rituals in an International Work Environment: An Anthropological Research Study on Cross-cultural Relations and Interactions in United Nations Affiliated Organizations in Geneva and Vienna  Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Co-Supervisor: Irene Götz (LMU München)
Lotte Nielsen Making the City: The Politics and Potentiality of Urban Uncertainty in Johannesburg, South Africa Supervisor: Till Förster
Co-Supervisor: Manuel Herz Sophie Oldfield
Melanie Nussbaumer Schweizer Organisationen unter Gleichstellungsdruck? Organisationale Legitimationsweisen bezüglich des Erwartungsdrucks der Gleichstellung von Frauen und Männern Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Raimund Hasse (Universität Luzern), Nathalie Amstutz (FHNW)
Hélène Oberlé Narrative Identitäten, multi-lokale Biographien und transnationale Lebensmodi hochqualifizierter Migrant_innen: Schweizer_innen in Israel und Isarelis in der Schweiz  Supervisor: Jacques Picard
Co-Supervisor: Dan Rabinowitz (Tel Aviv University)
Peter Oderinde The role of Internet in migrants’ Christianity: A case study of Nigerian Pentecostal churches in Switzerland Supervisor: Andreas Heuser
Co-Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Jamie Pring The role of African mediators in promoting inclusivity in international peace mediation Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Stefan Ragaz Religionskonzepte in russischen Orientdiskursen. Eine Untersuchung zu Wissenschaft, Literatur und Reisebeschreibungen von 1804 bis 1855 Supervisor: Jürgen Mohn
Co-Supervisor: Thomas Grob
Sabrina Regmi  Access to Finance and Women's Empowerment: Role of Remittance and Micro-finance in Rural Nepal Supervisor: Axel Paul
Co-Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Tobias Rein Die Aktualität des Marx'schen Arbeitsbegriffs Supervisor: Peter Streckeisen
Co-Supervisor: Axel Paul
Marta Rudnicka Tastescapes in Ghana. Eating, tasting and culinary praxis in northern Ghana Supervisor: Till Förster
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Melina Rutishauser Participation in Social Health Protection: Women’s Engagement in Tanzania Supervisor: Brigit Obrist
Co-Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Melanie Sampayo Vidal

Violences et Résistances dans le théâtre postcolonial au Mali

Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Patrick Suter (Universität Bern), Christine Le Quellec Cottier (Universität Lausanne)
Nadine Sarfert Rebel with(out) a cause. »Deviante Jugend« im Spannungsfeld von Reproduktion und Widerstand Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: María do Mar Castro Varela (Alice Salomon Hochschule Berlin)
Haddy Sarr Narratives of Identity, Multi-Sited Biographies, and Transnational Life-Modes of Highly Qualified Migrants. Senegambia Migrants in Switzerland and Swiss Migrants in Senegambia Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Jacques Picard
External Supervisors: Ibrahim Dia (University of Geneva), Wendy Wilson-Fall (Lafayette College)
Stefanie Schälin Hegemoniale Weiblichkeit(en)? Eine Untersuchung über Frauen aus der schweizerischen Wirtschaftelite  Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Emily Schultz The Capability Approach as the normative foundation of Sustainable Development Supervisor: Paul Burger
Co-Supervisor: Barbara Schmitz
Franziska Schutzbach Demographische Krisenszenarien und die Regulierung der Fortpflanzung  Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Brigit Sauer (Universität Wien)
Giulia Scotto Oil Infrastructure and decolonization: ENI’s “African Scheme” Supervisor: Kenny Cupers
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Ernest Sewordor British Imperial Imagination, Colonial Infrastructure, and the Cape-to-Cairo Road, c.1890-1960 Supervisor: Kenny Cupers
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Rahel Siegrist Working towards justice through documenting wrong: Civil society organisations and documentation practices in transitional justice Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: Julia Eckert (Universität Bern), Rita Kesselring
Annika Spahn Heteronormative Gewalt in Wissensproduktion und Behandlungspraxis der Sexualmedizin Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer, Nina Degele (Universität Freiburg)
Co-Supervisor: Anelis Kaiser (Universität Freiburg)
Sandra Staudacher Health and Care of Elderly: “Children may help, Insha'Allah!” Ageing, Agency and Health in the City of Zanzibar, Tanzania Supervisor: Brigit Obrist
Co-Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Katharina Stöckli Geschlecht in der amerikanischen Aussenpolitik. Eine Analyse der amerikanischen Aussenpolitik aus einer Geschlechterperspektive am Beispiel Afghanistans Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Brigit Sauer (Universität Wien)
Thiemo Strutzenberger Signatur des Sexuellen Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Natalie Tarr Interpreting the Administration: Burkina Faso's Courts in Translation Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Alexandre Duchêne (Institut of Multilingualism/Institut de Plurilinguisme, University of Fribourg)
Ufuk Tepebas The role of Turkey’s development assistance policy in its foreign trade with East Africa Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Co-Supervisor: Teresa Pullano
Anika Thym Macht und Kritik: Eine Untersuchung kritischer (Selbst-)Reflexionen von Männern aus Führungspositionen im Finanzsektor Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Brigit Sauer (Universität Wien)
Julia Thyroff Historisches Denken bei Ausstellungsbesuchenden / Historical thinking of museum visitors Supervisor: Hans-Ulrich Grunder
Co-Supervisor: Béatrice Ziegler (FHNW)
Laura Tommila Neglected Views on the Swiss Asylum System: A Critical Analysis of Asylum Seekers’ and Refugees’ Participation Possibilities on Different Levels of Societal Living Together Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Michael Tschäni Participation, Democracy and Sustainability in Urban Governance Supervisor: Paul Burger
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Thomas Volk Turkey´s Self-Perception in the Middle East: 1983-2002 Supervisor: Maurus Reinkowski
Co-Supervisor: Hüseyin Bağcı (METU)
Julia Wartmann Democratic Confederalism as an instrument for conflict transformation? An analysis of how gender informs peace building practices in the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria

Supervisor: Laurent Goetschel
Co-Supervisor: to be determined

Maria Wedekind Eine religionsaisthetische Untersuchung des alevitischen semah-Tanzes in der deutschsprachigen Schweiz und in Deutschland Supervisor: Jürgen Mohn
Co-Supervisor: to be determined
Fleur Weibel  „Wir heiraten“. Eine Ethnographie der Inszenierung von intimen Paarbeziehungen in gegenwärtigen Hochzeitspraktiken. Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Christoph Maeder (Universität Zürich)
Cita Wetterich Violence against male Refugees – Patterns, Factors and Consequences for Individuals and Communities Supervisor: Andrea Maihofer
Co-Supervisor: Elisio Macamo
Claudia Wilopo Studying irregular migrants’ acts of citizenship in the city of Zurich Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Co-Supervisor: Doris Wastl-Walter (Geographisches Institut, Universität Berlin)
Selin Yilmaz Consequences of Reconceptualizing the "Never Again" Discourse in Israeli Politics: Use of "Never Again" as a Speech Act in the Securitization Process Supervisor: Maurus Reinkowski
Co-Supervisor: Erik Petry
Shabih Zaidi Globally Mobile Intellectual Capital : Changing Career and Family Biographies Supervisor: Jacques Picard
Co-Supervisor: Walter Leimgruber
Jessica Zanetti Women’s Productive Labour Opportunities and Patriarchal Forms of Power at Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mines in Burkina Faso Supervisor: Max Bergman
Co-Supervisor: Michèle Amacker