People

Visiting Scholars

Nelson Zavale, Prof, Universidade Edouardo Mondlane, Maputo (9.9.2015-09.09.2016)
Monika Baumanova, PhD, University of Uppsala (14.9.2015-14.5.2017)

Affiliated researchers

Susann Baller, Dr. des. (SNF postdoc fellow)
Gregor Dobler, PhD, habil (Professor for Social Anthropology, Albert Ludwigs-Universtität Freiburg i.Br.)
Divine Fuh, PhD (University of Cape Town)
Patrick Harries, PhD, Prof. emeritus
Mohomodou Houssouba, PhD
Paul Jenkins, MA cantab.
Luregn Lenggenhager (PhD Student)
Daniel Lis, PhD
Manfred Perlik, PhD (University of Berne)
Lorena Rizzo, PhD (post-doc, Bielefeld)
Lilo Roost Vischer, PhDl (Canton Basel-Stadt)
Jürg Schneider, Dr (post-doc)
Roberto Zaugg, PhD (post-doc, Université de Lausanne)

African Studies / coordination office 

Veit Arlt, PhD (executive director, scientific coordination)
Monika Baumanova, PhD Marie Curie Fellow)
Maike Birzle, MA (PhD Student)
Stephanie Bishop, MA (PhD Student)
Melanie Boehi, MA (PhD Student, assistant)
Julia Büchele, MA, (PhD Student)
Michelle Engeler, PhD (post-doc, project coordinator)
Jacob Geuder, MA (PhD-student, assistant)
Valentin Kone, (PhD-student)
Susann Ludwig (PhD-student, assistant)
Elísio Macamo, Prof. PhD (professor in African Studies, speaker of the Centre)
Nora Maier, BA (student assistant)
Rosario Mazuela, MA (project coordinator)
Giorgio Miescher, PhD (post-doc, Marie Curie Fellow)
Pierrick Leu, MA (PhD Student, assistant)
Manfred Perlik, PhD (associated researcher)
Joschka Philipps, MA (PhD Student)
Haddy Sarr, MSc (PhD Student)
Pascal Schmid, Dr. des. (scientific collaborator)
Noemi Steuer, PhD (post-doc, project coordinator)
Natalie Tarr, MA (PhD Student)
Albert Tibaijuka, MA (PhD Student)
Esther Uzar, MA (PhD Student, assistant)

Institute of Social Anthropology

Carole Ammann, MA (PhD Student, lecturer)
Miriam Badoux (PhD Student)
Kerstin Bauer, Dr. (now at the Dean's office (Humanities))
Jennifer Giroux (PhD Student)
Andrea Grolimund, MA (PhD student, assistant)
Till Förster Prof. Dr (head of department)
Barbara Heer, PhD, Humer scholarship (post-doc, lecturer, scientific assistant)
Rita Kesselring Dr. des. (assistant)
Lucy Koechlin, PhD (senior lecturer and coordinator of research project)
Silke Oldenburg, PhD (post-doc, lecturer, scientific assistant)
Brigit Obrist van Eeuwijk, Prof. Dr (lecturer)
Piet van Eeuwijk, Dr (post-doc, senior lecturer, senior researcher)
Fiona Siegenthaler, PhD (post-doc)
PhD Students at the Institute of Social Anthropology click here

History Department

Melanie Boehi, MA ( PhD Student)
Etienne Aubert, MA (Assistent)
Benjamin Brühwiler, PhD (Assistent Lehrbauftragter)
Patrick Grogan, MA (Doktorand, Projektmitarbeiter)
Tanja Hammel, MA (Doktorandin, Projektmitarbeiterin)
Patrick Harries, PhD, Prof. emeritus
Cassandra Mark-Thiessen, PhD (Postdoc Assistentin)
Giorgio Miescher, Dr (lecturer)
Guy Thomas, Dr (lecturer, archivist Mission 21)
Julia Tischler, PhD (Professor for African History)
Roberto Zaugg, PhD (post-doc, Sciences-Po, Paris)
Lecturers and PhD Students within the field of African History click here

Department of Environmental Sciences

Peter Nagel, Prof. Dr (emeritus)
Nikolaus Kuhn, Prof
Eberhard Parlow, Prof
Roland Vogt, Dr (lecturer)
Ralf Peveling, PD Dr (lecturer)
Lena Bloemertz, Dr (lecturer)
Martha Talamondjila Naanda, MSc (research fellow)
PhD Students at the Institute of Environmental Sciences click here

Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

Jürg Utzinger, Prof. Dr. (director)
Marcel Tanner, Prof. Dr (director emeritus)
Kaspar Wyss, M.Sc., PhD, MPH (project leader)
Jakob Zinsstag, Prof. (project leader)
Guéladio Cissé, Prof (lecturer)
Christian Schätti Zundel, MA, PhD (postdoc)
Researchers and PhD Students at the Swiss Tropical Institute click here

Ecumenics and Missiology

Andreas Heuser, Prof (associate professor non-European Christianity with focus on Africa)

Centre for Jewish Studies

Daniel Lis, PhD (postdoc)

Institut d'Études françaises et francophones

Lorenza Mondada, Prof. Dr. (French Linguistics)
Isabelle Chariatte Fels, PhD (French literature)

Zentrum Gender Studies 

Serena Dankwa, MA (associated PhD-student)
Andrea Maihofer, Prof. Dr (ordinaria)
Stephan Meyer, MA (PhD Student, coordinator cooperation projects with South Africa)
Patricia Purtschert, Dr (associated researcher)

Political Studies

Laurent Goetschel, Prof. Dr (lecturer)
Didier Péclard, Dr (lecturer)

Department of English

Christine Giustizieri, PhD
Olivier Moreillon, MA (PhD-student)
Therese Steffen, Prof. Dr. (emeritus) (professor of gender studies in the anglophone context)

Institute of Sociology

Max Bergman, Prof. Dr (chair for sociology)
Stephanie Bishop
, MA (PhD Student)
Julia Büchele
, MA, (assistant)
Pierrick Leu
, MA (PhD Student)
Elísio Macamo, Prof. Dr (Professor in African Studies)
Ueli Mäder, Prof. Dr (chair for sociology)
Axel Paul, Prof. Dr. (chair for sociology)
Benjamin Schwalb, MA (assistant)
Esther Uzar, MA (PhD Student)

Sprachenzentrum der Universität Basel (Language Center)

Lucy Oyubo Osterwalder (Swahili)
Mazen Abdel-Rahman (Arabic)
Djouroukoro Diallo (Bamana/Jula)

mission 21

Kafui Sandra Afanou, Dr (lawyer, in charge of the Cameroon programme)
Guy Thomas, Dr (historian, head of archives and library)
Anke Schürer Ries
, MA (head of collection of historical photographies, assistant to head of archives and library)
Paul Jenkins, MA cantab. (historian, former achivist)
Jochen Kirsch, Revd, (in charge of programmes in Cameroon and Nigeria; coordinator of the Afrika-Team)
Armin Zimmermann, Dr. theol. (in charge of programmes in Tanzania)

Museum der Kulturen

Anna Schmid, Dr. (director)
Isabella Bosza, (scientific collaborator, department Africa)

Kontakt

Universität Basel
Zentrum für Afrikastudien
Petersgraben 11
CH-4051 Basel
Tel.: +41 (0)61 267 34 82
zasb-at-unibas.ch