Judith Spirig

Judith Spirig

PhD Student

Phone: 044 634 58 69


Curriculum vitae

Judith Spirig is a PhD student at the Department of Political Science’s Chair of Political Methodology. After BA studies at the University of Basel in philosophy and economics, she completed a MSc in International Development and Humanitarian Emergencies at the London School of Economics and Political Science 2011-2012. In February 2015, she received one of the Swiss National Science Foundation’s Doc.CH grants to write her doctoral thesis on asylum appeal decisions in Switzerland. Her main research interests include asylum and refugee issues, migration, and discrimination.