Samuel Wirth

PhD Student / Assistant

Economic Geography

Phone
+41 31 631 39 54
E-Mail
samuel.wirth@cred.unibe.ch
Office
A204
Postal Address
University of Bern
Institute of Geography
Hallerstrasse 12
CH-3012 Bern

Working titel of the dissertation

Social Innovations in Swiss Mountain Regions: Shifting Away from Growth Dependency in the Tourism, Construction and Healthcare Industries

Research interests

  • Social Innovation
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Challenges posed by limited growth opportunities
  • Mountain regions, rural and peripheral areas

Work Experience

09/17- 10/18 Research Assistant at the Unit Economic Geography, Institute of Geography, University of Bern

Education

2018 Master of Science in Geography
2017 Bachelor of Science in Geography and Business, University of Bern