PhD Projects

Ongoing Ph.D. Theses

   

Completed Ph.D. Theses

Xavier Balaguer Rasillo Alternative Economies and Commoning in Catalonia: Degrowth Practices for Post-Capitalist Worlds (2022)
Stingl, Isabella (Im)Possible Selves: Exploring Refugees' Experiences of Work and Migration in Switzerland (2021) Zora
Steiner, Jennifer Decent Care Work? Negotiating Transnational Home Care Arrangements (2021)
Wirth, Manuel Impact investing and the shift towards measurement and behaviorism in the United Kingdom’s social policy making (2020) Zora
Bernhold, Christin

Upgrading, competitive strategies, and uneven development: Embedding upgrading of Argentinian soft commodity chains in its political-economic environment (2019) Zora

Herrigel, Johanna       

Shifting global market frontiers: performing global fresh vegetable commodity chains in Tanzania. (2019) Zora

Noori, Simon

The birth of the temporal border: tracing the contested emergence of the EU's Smart Borders Package. (2018) Zora

Chau, Huey Shy

Brokering Labour Migration. The Role of Home Care Agencies in the Migration of Live-in Care Workers in Switzerland. (2018) Zora

Pelzelmayer, Katharina

Bodies That Work, Discourses That Care: Powerful Narratives of Elder Care on the Move. (2017) Zora

Robin, Catherine

Facetten der kreativen Arbeit: Eine empirische Untersuchung von kreativen Arbeitspraktiken im Spannungsfeld von sozialen Feldern und Wertewelten. (2016)

Latzke, Peter

Wert(e) der Drecksarbeit: Eine netzwerktheoretische Betrachtung der Qualifizierung und Marketization von Arbeit in arbeitsintensiven Dienstleistungen am Beispiel der Gebäudereinigung. (2015)

Kaspar, Heidi

Erlebnis Stadtpark. Alltägliche Raumkonstruktionen am Beispiel städtischer Grünräume. (2012) Zora

Schwiter, Karin

Lebensentwürfe. Junge Erwachsene im Spannungsfeld zwischen Individualität und Geschlechternormen. (Life Plans. Young Adults caught between Individuality and Gender Norms), submitted to the University of Basel. (2010) Zora