Claudia Franziska Brühwiler

Claudia Franziska Brühwiler

Claudia Franziska Brühwiler

PD Dr.
Dufourstrasse 48
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses Ayn Rand; Libertarianism; Isabel M. Paterson; Rose Wilder Lane; politics and literature; Philip Roth
Fields of research
  • # Libertarianism
  • # Ayn Rand
  • # Politics and literature
Further fields of research
  • # American political culture
  • # Philip Roth
  • History of political ideas
  • # Rose Wilder Lane
  • # Isabel M. Paterson
Professional Career

Doctoral student with Prof. Yvette Sánchez (SHSS-HSG)
Teaching and research assistant of Prof. Dr.oec. Heinz Hauser (SIAW-HSG)

Visiting researcher (SNF Fellow) at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Visiting doctoral studient at the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Visiting researcher (SNF Fellow) at Amherst College, Amherst, MA


American Political Science Association APSA
Association for Political Theory APT

European Association of American Studies EAAS

Northeastern Political Science Association NPSA

Philip Roth Society

Swiss Association of North American Studies SANAS

Schweizerische Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft SVPW

Awards Post-doctoral Scholarship by the Janggen-Pöhn-Stiftung, Feb. 2013-Jan. 2014.
F.A. Hayek Grant, Institute for Humane Studies, 2011.
SNF Fellowship for Prospective Researchers (2010-2012).
Dr. Rudolf Mäder Prize for the best dissertation in law and political science at the University of St. Gallen in 2010.
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