Alexandre Elsig

EPFL CDH IAGS UPKAPOSSY
CM 2 274 (Centre Midi)
Station 10
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL CDH IAGS UPKAPOSSY
CM 2 274 (Centre Midi)
Station 10
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Fields of expertise

Environmental history, Science and Technology Studies, Social History, History of Switzerland, Toxicity and Pollution, Occupational Health

Professional course

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Interdisciplinary Center for Mountain Research, University of Lausanne

2019-2020

Visiting Scholar

Grenoble Alpes University

2017-2019

Visiting Lecturer

Contemporary History, University of Lausanne

2017

Lecturer

Contemporary History, University of Fribourg

2014-2017

PhD Student

Contemporary History, University of Fribourg

2010-2013

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Humanities and Social Sciences Program

Courses

Introduction to Environmental History

Based on the analysis of historical sources and writing exercises, this course proposes to understand how the technological, political and economic choices of the past have shaped the "ecological question" of the 21st century.