Patrick Sonnack

PhD Student

Holder of a scholarship of the Gerda Henkel Foundation

Modern and Contemporary History

Departement Geschichte
Kanonengasse 27
CH - 4051 Basel
Office 201
Phone:+41 (0)61 207 43 42

patrick.sonnack@unibas.ch

Project

Internationale Organisationen als Akteure im Internationalen System. Das IKRK und die ‚Kongo-Krise‘ 1960-1965

Personal

2015 - 2016
Starter Scholarship of the Basel Graduate School of History

since 2014
PhD Student in History at the University of Basel

2012 - 2014
Graduate Studies in Modern and Contemporary History at Heidelberg University. Final degree: Master of Arts (M.A.)

2009 - 2012
Undergraduate Studies in History and Public Law at Heidelberg University. Final degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

 

 

Research

European and Global History of the 19th and 20th Century
History of Colonialism and Decolonization
International Relations
International Organizations
Humanitarianism

Publications

Edited Volumes

Baumeister, Miriam/Brückner, Thomas/Sonnack, Patrick (eds.), Wo liegt die »Humanitäre Schweiz«? Eine Spurensuche in 10 Episoden, Frankfurt am Main/New York 2018.

Articles

Sonnack, Patrick/Brückner, Thomas, Zeitlandschaften einer »humanitären Tradition« der Schweiz. Zur Konjunktur eines schillernden Begriffs, in: Zeitgeschichte-online, 06.05.2019, URL: zeitgeschichte-online.de/kommentar/zeitlandschaften-einer-humanitaeren-tradition-der-schweiz