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Mag. Gertraud Seiser

Researcher
Deputy Director of Studies

Contact Details

Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Universitätsstraße 7, 1010 Vienna
NIG, 4th floor
Room: B0408

T: +43-1-4277-49504
E-Mail: gertraud.seiser@univie.ac.at

Office Hours

Monday 1 to 3pm, we ask for previous registration per e-mail.

Teaching

Current Courses: u:find

Past Courses: u:find

Research Focus Areas

  • Economic Anthropology
  • Gender relations in rural areas
  • Anthropology of Work

Short Biography

Gertraud Seiser works in the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Vienna. Her main fields of research and teaching are economic anthropology and methods of ethnographic research.

Selected Publications

  • 2018 Matthäus Rest, Gertraud Seiser (2018): The Krampus in Austria. A Case of Booming Identity Politics. In: Ethnoscripts Vol. 20 (1): 35-57; Online verfügbar unter: https://journals.sub.uni-hamburg.de/ethnoscripts/article/view/1231
  • 2017 Gertraud Seiser (Hg.): Ökonomische Anthropologie. Einführung und Fallbeispiele. Wien: Facultas
  • 2016 Matthäus Rest, Gertraud Seiser (Hg.): Wild und Schön: Der Krampus im Salzburger Land. Wien: LIT Verlag
  • 2015 Mathilde Schmitt, Gertraud Seiser, Theresia Oedl-Wieser: Das Ländliche und die Land_Frauen. Sozialwissenschaftliche De_Re_Konstruktionen. In: SWS-Rundschau, 55.Jg., Heft 3, S. 335–354.
  • 2015 Changing forms of cooperation in persistent peasant networks. The case of the Mühlviertler Alm, Austria.  In: Georg Fertig (ed.): Social networks, Political Institutions, and Rural Societies. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers. S. 211-234.
  • 2014 Manuela Larcher, Theresia Oedl-Wieser, Mathilde Schmitt, Gertraud Seiser (Hg.): Frauen am Land. Potentiale und Perspektiven. Innsbruck, Wien, Bozen: Studienverlag.