Yves Bernd Partschefeld

Yves Bernd Partschefeld

Yves Bernd Partschefeld

Dr.
Executive Director Contextual Studies
SHSS-HSG
Büro 36-210
Gatterstrasse 1
9010 St. Gallen
main focuses
  • Post-soviet transition countries
  • History of eastern europe
  • Theory of nationalism
Fields of research
  • Relationship between ethnic minorities and majorities
  • Baltic history (Estonia)
Further fields of research
  • Intercultural management
  • Soviet industrial culture and history of the 1930s
  • Socialist realism
Education * 2013 Dr. rer. soc. HSG
* 2008-2013 PhD-student at the University St.Gallen (PhD-programme Organisation and Culture)
* 2007 Master of Arts (Political science and Russian Culture)
* 2007 four month research visit in Tallinn / Estonia
* 2005-2007 Masters in Political sciences and Russian culture at the Ruhr University Bochum
* 2005 half year stay abroad in Novosibirsk/Russia
* 2004 Bachelor of Arts (Political Sciences and Slavonic studies)
* 2001-2004 Bachelor-studies (Political sciences and Slavonic studies) at the Ruhr University Bochum and at the Moscow State University of Railway Engineering (MIIT)





Professional Career
* Since May 2014 Executive Director Contextual Studies
* February 2014 - September 2014 Executive Director KIM
* September 2012 -April 2014 Managing Director - Training & Consulting at the Center of Governance and Culture in Europe (GCE), University of St.Gallen
* September 2012 - January 2014 research associate of Prof. Dr. Caspar Hirschi at the Department of General History, SHSS, University of St.Gallen
* May 2011 - September 2012 Coordinator - Training & Consulting at the Center of Governance and Culture in Europe (GCE), University of St.Gallen
* October 2007 - July 2012 research associate of Prof. Dr. Rolf Peter Sieferle at the Department of General History, SHSS, University of St.Gallen
Teaching Activities
Present activities in autumn 2013:


"Geschichte des Baltikums" (Assessment - Wed 8-10 Uhr)

"Europa auf dem Weg in die Moderne: Von der Agrargesellschaft zur Industrienation" (Bachelor - Tue 8-12 Uhr) (co-teaching with Dr. Karen Lambrecht)

"Culture and Diversity" (Workshop at the UNISG-Kickoff-Day; together with Ambassador (retired) Dr. Daniel Woker) (13.09.2013)
 
Past activities:

"Geschichte des Baltikums" (von Spring 2011- Spring 2013)

"Baltische Wege in der Zwischenkriegszeit" (public lecture at the University of St.Gallen - 27.03.2013)

"Crisis or Change: Eastern Europe" (Workshop at the UNISG-Kickoff Day; together with PD Dr. Carmen Scheide) (14.02.2013)

"Junior Management Training - Interkulturelles Management" (Executive School of Management, Technology and Law) (03.09.2011)

"Einführung in das politische System Deutschlands" (2005, NKI Novosibirsk)

"Deutsche Landeskunde" (2005, NKI Novosibirsk)

"Praktische Phonetik" (2005, NKI Novosibirsk)
Projects PhD-Project on
One country - two stories. A comparison of Estonian and Russian Memories in Estonia.(finished in May 2013)
Affiliations Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (AABS)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Osteuropakunde e.V. (DGO)
Awards 2007 Estophilus (Eesti instituut)
Talks * 22.11.2007 "Personenkult in der Sowjetunion und in Russland" (University of St.Gallen)
* 25.1.2008 "Gesellschaftliche Integration und kulturelle Identität der Russischen Minderheit in Estland" (Ruhr University Bochum)
* 29.01.2009 "Yuri M. Lotman - life signs" (Keele- ja kultuuriseminar „Eestisse, Eestis, Eestist", University of Tallinn)
* 27.11.2009"Der estnische Denkmalstreit - Ausbruch eines lange schwelenden ethnischen Konflikts" (Internationale Konferenz: Die Erfahrung der Freiheit - Auf dem Weg zu einer Kulturgeschichte der Europäischen Revolution 1989/91, Ruhr University Bochum)
* 03.02.2011"Ein Land - Zwei Geschichten. Die Erinnerungen von Esten und Russen in Estland im Vergleich" (University of Constance)
* 02.04.2011 "Zu jung, um sich zu erinnern? Die Erinnerungen von jüngeren Esten an die Zeit der Estnischen Sozialistischen Sowjetrepublik und ihre Bedeutung für die Gegenwart" (Der Ostseeraum – eine multikulturelle Region im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert - Tagung für Nachwuchswissenschaftler Akademie Sankelmark)
* 10.06.2011 "The revival of centuries of shared history. Estonian-German relations between 1988 and the middle of the 90s" (Eesti moodsa ajaloo XII konverents, University of Tallinn)
* 13.06.2013 "Ein Land - zwei Gesellschaften. Ursachen gesellschaftlicher Spaltung in Estland von der Nachkriegszeit bis zur Gegenwart" (Kolloquium der osteuropäischen Geschichte, University of Constance)




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