Julian Wettengel

PhD Student

Researcher at the Institute for European Global Studies - SNSF Project Funding

Modern and Contemporary History

Europainstitut
Gellertstrasse 27
4020 Basel

julian.wettengel@unibas.ch

Project

Merchant Diplomats. Multinational Trading Firms and Swiss Consular Services in Asia, 1860–1945

Personal

Since October 2015
Researcher of the SNSF-Project "A Global History of Swiss Diplomacy 1848–1975" at the Institute for European Global Studies, University of Basel

2014 – 2015
Holder of a starter scholarship granted by the Basel Graduate School of History

2014
Master of Arts (Magister) in Medieval and Modern History, Political Science and Psychology at University of Heidelberg

2012-2014
Student assistant at the Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context”, University of Heidelberg. Project: “LONSEA - League of Nations Search Engine”

2011
Student assistant at the Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context”, University of Heidelberg. Project: “Global Politics on Screen - A Japanese Film on the Lytton Commission in 1932"

2005
A level (Abitur) at Louis Leitz Schule (high school with a focus on economics) in Stuttgart

 

 

Research

  • Global history (19th and 20th century)
  • History of exterritorial spaces
  • Diplomatic history
  • Transnational business history and history of trade