Simon Teuscher

Simon Teuscher, Prof. Dr.

KO2-F-171

Phone: +41 44 634 38 55

simon.teuscher@hist.uzh.ch

Main Research

History of social relations, culture and media history of law and administration, urban history, anthropological history of economics, history of Switzerland and its popular culture

Current Courses

  • Master- / Doktoratskolloquium (Höfert/Sandl/Teuscher) - Kolloquium - Donnerstag, 16:15-18:00 Uhr, ab 02.10 - KO2-F-153
  • Geschichtskontor - Doktorandenseminar - Dienstag, 16:15-18:00 Uhr, 23.09 bis 02.12 - SOE-F-2
  • Probleme der Wirtschaftsgeschichte - Vorlesung - Montag, 14:00-15:45 Uhr - KOL-H-317
  • Fleisch und Blut. Verwandtschaft und Vererbung vor der Genetik - Seminar - Dienstag, 10:15-12:00 Uhr - SOE-E-1

Memberships and Functions

  • Member of the Panel SH 6 "«The Study of the Past. History, Archaeology, Memory" of the European Research Council
  • Editor of "Historische Anthropologie"
  • Advisor of "Zeitschrift für historische Forschung"
  • Comitato Scientifico, Istituto Internazionale die Storia Economica F. Datini
  • Member of the steering comittee of the "Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte"
  • Member of the foundation board of the Swiss Law Sources Foundation
  • Member of the research council of the "Institut für Kulturforschung Graubünden"
  • Member of the board "Museum Schloss Kyburg 2014 neue Dauerausstellung"
  • Scientific advisor of the new permanent exhibition of the Swiss National Museum (2008/09)

Curriculum vitae

  • Since 2007, March Professor at the University of Zurich
  • 2013-2014 Fellow Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin
  • 2006–2007 Professor boursier at the University of Basel
  • 2006-2007 Private lecturer at the University of Zurich
  • 2000–2005 Visiting Assistant Professor at the Department of History, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • 2004–2005 Member in Residence, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Historical Studies, Princeton
  • 1999-2003 Research grant 50% of the Swiss National Foundation
  • 2002 fall "Professeur invité" at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris
  • 2002 summer Guest-Lecturer at the University of Basel
  • 2001 "Professeur invité" at the Université de Neuchâtel
  • 1996 Doctoral degree at the University of Zurich
  • 1995–1999 Teaching assistant at the University of Zurich
  • 1995 Licentiate at the University of Zurich
  • 1993–1994 Collaborator in the research project "The individual in European Culture" at the University of Bergen
  • 1987–1995 Studies at the University of Zurich with general history as major subject, Nordic philology as first minor subject and philosophy as second minor subject
  • Born 1967

Publications