PhD in social sciences on the energy transition in Switzerland

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Bianca Vienni Baptista

Apr 11, 2023, 1:13:45 AM4/11/23
REMINDER – PhD in social sciences on the energy transition in Switzerland

Deadline: 14th April 2023


Dear colleagues,

We seek a PhD student (4 years, fixed term) to join our team for the project «Co-Evolution and Coordinated Simulation of the Swiss Energy System and Swiss Society» (Cosi), funded by the Swiss Federal Office of Energy. The Group Cultural Studies of Science (CSTS) in which this position is embedded, is a dynamic team studying and applying transdisciplinary methods and theories. We are part of the Transdisciplinarity Lab at ETH Zürich (Switzerland).

The PhD student will study a set of collaborative energy cases between modelers and social sciences and humanities (SSH) in Switzerland to identify successful practices. The candidate will work in close collaboration with other research partners and a diverse group of stakeholders. 

Deadline and applications:

Do not hesitate to contact me in case of any questions –

Thank you very much in advance!


Bianca Vienni-Baptista


Dr Bianca Vienni Baptista

Group Leader “Cultural studies of science” (CSTS)


Transdisciplinarity Lab (TdLab) – D-USYS

ETH Zürich

Universitätstrasse 16 - CHN K76.2, 8092, Zürich

Office: +41 44 632 64 22


Recent publications:

NEW BOOK Vienni-Baptista, B. Fletcher, I. and Lyall, C. (eds) (summer 2023) Foundations of Interdisciplinary and Transdisciplinary Research. A Reader


Vienni-Baptista, B. Fletcher, I., Lyall, C. and Pohl, C. (2022) Embracing heterogeneity: Why plural understandings strengthen interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity (open access)


Vienni Baptista, B & Klein, J. T. (2022) Institutionalizing Interdisciplinarity and Transdisciplinarity. Collaboration across Cultures and Communities.


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