Yelena Wysling

Yelena Wysling, M.A.

Project staff of the SNF Project “Dementia related figurations of care in Switzerland”

Phone: +41 (0)44 634 92 99

Room number: AFL-G-201

yelena.wysling@uzh.ch

Website

Research Interests

  • Age and Aging, Care, Dementia
  • Civil society
  • (Qualitative) Methods
  • Science Studies

Education

  • From April 2016: PhD Project “Dementia related figurations of care in Switzerland”
  • 2013-2015: Master in Popular Culture Studies, Geography, Political Science at the University of Zurich; Master’s thesis supervised by Prof. Dr. Harm-Peer Zimmermann: “Institutionalized” Constellations of care in dealing with a dementia disease
  • 2009-2013: Bachelor in Popular Culture Studies, Geography, Political Science at the University of Zurich
  • 2004-2008: Gymnasium Rämibühl Zürich, Baccalaureate

Work Experience

  • From April 2016: Project Staff of the SNF project “Dementia related figurations of care in Switzerland”
  • Jan.–Nov. 2015: Editor. Congress Volume “Cultures of Age and Aging”
  • Feb.–Jul. 2014: Internship. Organisation of the first Congress, Cultures of Age and Aging 2014 at ISEK
  • Jul–Dec. 2012: Internship. Forschungsstelle sotomo GmbH, Zürich
  • Mar–Nov. 2011: Freelancer. GIM Gesellschaft für innovative Marktforschung, Zürich
  • Jun.–Sept. 2010: Internship. Roll Back Malaria Partnerschaft Sekretariat, Genf
  • Oct. 2008–Apr. 2014: 50 %. Part-time Accountant for Securities and Foreign Exchange. Zürcher Kantonalbank

Publications and academic teaching experience