Markus Rutsche

Markus Rutsche

Markus Rutsche


Doctoral Researcher

Büro 52-5026
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 6/8
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses

Political Science

Political Theory and the History of Ideas

Political Philosophy, Ethics

Fields of research

Theories of Justice and the Good Life

Liberalism and the Critique of Liberalism

Rawls, Habermas, Taylor, MacIntyre

  • Ph.D. in International Affairs and Political Economy, University of St. Gallen (09/2020) 
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (01/2018-09/2018)
  • M.A. in Political Science, Philosophy and Protestant Theology, University of Tübingen (09/2013)
Teaching Activities
  • Tutorial on the Lecture "History of Political Ideas" (AT 2018, 2019)
  • Introduction to Academic Writing (AT 2017)
  • Dissertation: "John Rawls and the Problem of Democratic Stability: A Study in the Theory and Practice of Political Liberalism" (in German, submitted in July 2019)
  • Doc.Mobility Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation (01/2018-09/2018)
  • Scholarship, German National Academic Foundation (06/2009-09/2012)
Editorial Board
  • Intergenerational Justice Review (Co-editor)