Katrin Sontag (Switzerland)

February 2018 - April 2018

Katrin Sontag is a cultural anthropologist and postdoc at the National Center of Competence in Research NCCR – on the move in Switzerland, based at the Institute of Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology, University of Basel. She received her doctorate from the University of Basel (Switzerland) and studied at the University of Reykjavik (Iceland), the Freie Universität Berlin (Germany), and the United Theological College Bangalore (India). Her research interests include concepts in migration and mobility studies, migration of the highly skilled, entrepreneurship, asylum processes and education.

Her current research project deals with the situation of refugee students at universities in Switzerland, Germany, and France can be found here.