Profile Dr. Dr. Christian Hänggi

Christian Hänggi studied Communication Sciences at the Universities of Lugano and Toronto (MSc. in Communication Sciences). He received his PhD in Media and Communication from the European Graduate School in 2007 (Hospitality in the Age of Media Representation, also published in German as Gastfreundschaft im Zeitalter der medialen Repräsentation) and his PhD in Anglophone Literary and Cultural Studies from the University of Basel in 2017 (Pynchon's Sound of Music).

He has taught in Media/Communication at Ramkhamhaeng University in Bangkok, English Literature at Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz and English language at Hochschule Luzern. He currently teaches Anglophone Literature at the University of Basel and American History at the University of St.Gallen.

Christian is a lecturer at the Department of English at the University of Basel and coordinator of the Doctoral Program in Literary Studies.