Swiss Scholars Working and/or Interested in the Field of Irish Studies

Name

Title

Field

Affiliation (or Place of Residence)

Austenfeld, Thomas

Prof. Dr.

American Literature

Université de Fribourg

Bronfen, Elisabeth

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

University of Zurich

Conway, Nick

Dr.

Irish Migration and Diaspora Studies

Bern

Curran, Kevin

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

Université de Lausanne

d'Episcopo, Sarah M.A. English Literature University of Zurich

Ewart, Ronald

Dr.

English Literature

University of St. Gallen (retired)

Falconer, Rachel

Prof. Dr.

English Literature and Classics (Heaney, Virgil)

Université de Lausanne

Fischer, Andreas

Prof. em. Dr., Former UZH President

English Philology & Joyce Studies

University of Zurich

Frank, Michael C.

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

University of Zurich

Frehner, Ruth

Dr.

Joyce Studies / Irish Literature in English

Zurich James Joyce Foundation

Frey, Gabriela

Dr.

English Literature

Kantonsschule Büelrain Winterthur

Hundt, Marianne

Prof. Dr.

English Linguistics

University of Zurich

Ilmberger, Frances

M.A.

English Literature (Joyce)

University of Zurich

Karremann, Isabel

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

University of Zurich

Keller, Jonas

M.A.

English Linguistics (Medieval Studies & Historical Linguistics)

University of Zurich

Koller, Christian

Prof. Dr.

History

Schweizerisches Sozialarchiv / University of Zurich

Künzler, Sarah

Dr.

Medieval / Celtic Studies

University of Glasgow

Leer, Martin

Dr.

English Literature

Université de Genève

Lehmann, Hans Martin

Dr.

English Linguistics

University of Zurich

Leimgruber, Jakob PD Dr. English Linguistics University of Basel

Ljungberg, Christina

Prof. Dr.

English Literature (Joyce)

University of Zurich

Lynch, Sarah

M.A.

English Linguistics

University of Bern

MacDuff, Sangam

Dr.

English Literature (Joyce)

Université de Lausanne

Michoux, Anne-Claire

M. Litt.

English Literature (Irish novel & drama)

University of Zurich

Mühlheim, Martin

Dr.

English Literature

University of Zurich

Nisbet, Rachel

Dr.

English Literature (Joyce, Beckett)

Université de Lausanne

Reddick, Allen

Prof. Dr.

English Literature (Swift, Sterne, etc.)

University of Zurich

Renggli, Gabriel

Dr.

English Literature (Joyce)

AKAD College & WKS Bern

Ronan, Patricia

Prof. Dr.

English Linguistics

TU Dortmund (and Université de Lausanne)

Schneider, Gerold

PD Dr.

English Linguistics (Computational Linguistics)

University of Zurich

Schreier, Daniel

Prof. Dr.

English Linguistics

University of Zurich

Sellars, Roy

Dr.

Literature and Philosophy

University of St. Gallen

Senn, Fritz

Dr. h. c.

Joyce Studies

Zurich James Joyce Foundation

Scherer, Mareike

M.A.

Social and Cultural Anthropology

University of Zurich

Shields, Andrew (Hauntrue)

Dr.

Literature & Creative Writing

University of Basel

Spurr, David

Prof. em. Dr.

English Literature

Université de Genève

Straumann, Barbara

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

University of Zurich

Timofeeva, Olga

Prof. Dr.

English Linguistics (Medieval Studies & Historical Linguistics)

University of Zurich

Vincent, Patrick

Prof. Dr.

English Literature

Université de Neuchâtel

Walshe, Shane

Dr.

English Linguistics (Irish English in Literature & Media)

University of Zurich

 

Widmer, Paul

Prof. Dr.

Comparative Linguistics (Celtic Languages, Historical Linguistics)

University of Zurich

Witen, Michelle

Dr.

English and Irish Literature

University of Basel

Zeller, Ursula

lic. phil.

Joyce Studies

Zurich James Joyce Foundation

Note: We are happy to add any scholars to the list who meet one or several of the following criteria.

  • currently affiliated at a Swiss university (incl. PhD candidates);
  • scholars living in Switzerland, with a PhD and a documented interest in Irish Studies;
  • based in Switzerland and formerly employed at a Swiss university (in a permanent academic positions);
  • scholars who have lived in Switzerland for an extended period of time, who are currently living abroad (temporary academic position), and who plan to return to Switzerland at the end of their stay.

If you'd like to be added to the list, you can simply send a message to scis-zjjf@es.uzh.ch.