Portrait Dr. Stefanie Samida

Stefanie Samida, Dr.

Privatdozentin

stefanie.samida@uzh.ch

Research Interests

  • Heritage Studies
  • Material Culture
  • Living History
  • Popularization of Science
  • Archaeology and Society/Media
  • History of Media and Science

Education

  • From February 2017 Associate Professor (Privatdozentin) at Zurich University (Switzerland)
  • 2002–2005 PhD project (Fellowship of the State Postgraduate Scholarship Baden-Württemberg)
  • 2001 Diploma in Media Studies at the University of Tübingen
  • 1999–2001 Media Studies at the University of Tübingen
  • 1999 Master (Magister Artium) at the University of Tübingen
  • 1993–1999 Study of Proto- and Prehistory, Classical Archaeology and Medieval History at the University of Tübingen and the University of Kiel

Work Experience

  • From February 2017: Adjunct Professor (Privatdozentin) at Zurich University (Switzerland)
  • From October 2015: Junior Research Group Leader of the cluster “Cultural Heritage” in the collaborative research project heiEDUCATION at the Heidelberg School of Education (Germany)
  • 2012–2015: One of three Project Leaders and Research Associate at the Centre for Contemporary History in Potsdam collaborating in the research project “Living History: Re-enacted Prehistory between Research and Popular Performance” (funded by the VolkswagenStiftung)
  • 2011/2012: Junior Fellow at the Excellence Cluster “TOPOI. The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Ancient Civilizations” (Berlin)
  • 2011: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Pre- and Protohistory and Medieval Archaeology at the University of Tübingen
  • 2008–2010: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Pre- and Protohistory and Medieval Archaeology at the University of Tübingen (funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation); title of the research project: “Heinrich Schliemann and his excavations in the mass-press. Studies on popularization of archaeological investigations in the nineteenth century”
  • 2006 – 2007: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Pre- and Protohistory and Medieval Archaeology at the University of Tübingen

Publications and teaching experience