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government agency administrator , historian

Thomas Ulrich Schöttli, Swiss government agency administrator, historian. Grantee research grantee, Harry Son of Truman Library. Institute, 1996; scholar research scholar, Swiss National Science Foundation, 1991-1993, postdoctoral scholar research abroad, 1994-1996, postdoctoral scholar, University of Zurich, 1996, postdoctoral scholar research abroad, Swiss National Science Foundation, 1996-1997.


Schöttli, Thomas Ulrich was born on September 8, 1961 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Son of Hans and Gertrud Alice Schöttli.


Doctor of Philosophy, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1993.


Research associate Center for Security Studies and Conflict Research, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1990—1994. Visiting postdoctoral fellow Contemporary History Institute, Ohio University, Athens, 1994—1997. Founder, director Büro für Wissenschaftliche Expertisen, Schaffhausen, 1997—2000.

Political analyst General Staff, Swiss Federal Department Defense, Bern, Switzerland, 2000, Secretariat, Swiss Federal Department Defense, Bern, 2001—2003, head division, since 2003.


Member of European Association for American Studies, Swiss Association for North America Studies, German Association for American Studies, Organization of America Historians, Society for Historians of America Foreign Relations.


  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, indoor rowing, reading, classical music.


Married Andrea Christine Hirsbrunner. Children: Diana, Nadja.

Hans Schöttli

Gertrud Alice Schöttli

Andrea Christine Hirsbrunner

Nadja Schöttli

Diana Schöttli