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anthropologist , educator

Andreas Peter Wimmer, Swiss anthropologist, educator. Heisenberg grantee, 1997. Secretary International Work Group Indigenous Affairs, Copenhagen, Zürich, 1987-1991.

Background

Wimmer, Andreas Peter was born October 3, 1962 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Son of Hans Hermann and Doris (Zindel) W.

Education

Master's, University Zürich, Switzerland, 1989; Doctor of Philosophy, University Zürich, Switzerland, 1992.

Career

Assistant professor University Zürich, 1989-1994, associate professor, since 1994; director Swiss Forum for Migration Studies, University Neuchâtel, Switzerland, since 1996; associate professor University Neuchâtel, since 1997; Author: Die komplexe Gesellschaft, 1995, Transformationen, 1995; editor: Integration und Transformation, 1996; co-editor: Ethnologie im Widerstreit, 1991.

Connections

father:
Hans

mother:
Doris