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Zentrum Geschichte des Wissens

Universität Zürich

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich

Zentrum Geschichte des Wissens

Universität Zürich

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2015/16

Director

Prof. Dr. Svenja Goltermann

University of Zurich
Research Unit for Social and Economic History
Rämistrasse 64
CH-8001 Zurich
Switzerland

is full professor of modern history at the Research Unit for Social and Economic History at the University of Zurich and ZGW member since 2012. (more)

Vice Director

Prof. Dr. Lutz Wingert

ETH Zürich
Professur für Praktische Philosophie II
Clausiusstrasse 59
CH-8001 Zurich
Switzerland

is full professor of philosophy, with particular emphasis on practical philosophy, at the Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences at ETH Zurich and ZGW member since 2007. more

Erweitertes Direktorium

Prof. Dr. Flurin Condrau

ist Professor für Medizingeschichte am Institut für Biomedizinische Ethik und Medizingeschichte der Universität Zürich und ZGW Mitglied. mehr

Prof. Dr. Andreas Kilcher

ist Professor für Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaften an der ETH Zürich und ZGW Mitglied. mehr

EXECUTIVE BOARD

Managing Director

Dr. Kijan Malte Espahangizi

Center »History of Knowledge«
ETH & University of Zurich
Clausiusstrasse 59 RZ, room H 3
CH-8092 Zurich
Tel.: +41 (0) 44 632 52 65
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Kijan Espahangizi studied physics and history at the University of Cologne (Germany) and the University of Seville (Spain). He worked in the Projekt Migration in 2005/06. He holds a PhD in history of science / STS from the ETH Zurich (2010, abstract). He has worked on knowledge history of the material world (publication) and the recent history of science policy and applied epistemologies in postrevolutionary Iran (abstract). He is currently interested in the history of the migration and integration research and in the notion of the postmigrant society. He is managing the ZGW since 2010. He is member of the German Rat für Migration since 2015. Academia.edu


Student assistant: Lisa Schurrer
Technical assistance / audio recording: Stefan Scheidegger

Coordinator Graduate Center

Vojin Saša Vukadinović

Graduiertenkolleg »Geschichte des Wissens«
ETH & Universität Zürich

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FORMER BOARD MEMBERS

Executive managers since 2005

Dr. Barbara Orland
(February 2004 – May 2007)

Dr. Elisabeth Strowick
(May 2007 – June 2008)

Sibylle Marti
(June 2008 – February 2010)

Coordinators of the Graduate Center since 2008

Dr. Silvia Berger
(2008 – June 2010)

Dr. Peter-Paul Bänziger
(June 2010 – April 2011)

Dr. Florian Kappeler
(April 2011 – April 2015)