Giorgio Miescher

Dr. Giorgio Miescher

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Zentrum für Afrikastudien)


Rheinsprung 21
4051 Basel

Giorgio Miescher

Giorgio Miescher is the Carl Schlettwein Foundation Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow in Namibian and Southern African Studies. From June 2011 to June 2014 Giorgio Miescher was Marie Curie research fellow in the project Empires of the Visual. In this function, he conducted research in South Africa and was associated with the University of the Western Cape until June 2013, followed by a one-year re-integration period at the Centre for African Studies Basel and a year of teaching African History at the Department of History. Before embarking on his Marie Curie Fellowship he had been working for 17 years at the Basler Afrika Bibliographien, especially looking after the poster collection, and taught intermittently at the History Department of the University of Basel.

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