Prof. Dr. Ralph Weber

Senior Researcher and Lecturer URPP Asia and Europe (2009–2014)

University of Basel
Institute of European Global Studies
Gellertstrasse 27
4020 Basel 
Personal Webpage (University of Basel)

Personal Background

Graduate Studies in Politics, Law and Economics at the University of St. Gallen (1994-2000) and at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva (1998-1999); Scholarship for junior researchers by the Swiss National Science Foundation for a year of research at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa and at Beijing University (2003); Teaching and Research Assistant in Political Science at the chair of Prof. Roland Kley (2002, 2004-2009); Doctoral Degree from the University of St. Gallen (2007); Post-doctoral Research at the URPP Asia and Europe (2008-2009); Lecturer for the History of Political Ideas (since 2007) and for Political Theory (since 2008) at the University of St. Gallen; Senior Researcher and Lecturer at the URPP Asia and Europe (2009–2014), Book review editor (Europe) for Philosophy East and West (since 2012), Assistent Professor in European Global Studies at the Institute for European Global Studies, University of Basel (since 2014)

Research Interests

Comparative Philosophy, Pragmatism, Political Philosophy, Chinese Philosophy, Confucianism