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Christoph Breier

Christoph Breier

Christoph Breier

M.A.

Specialist Diversity & Inclusion

Rosenbergstrasse 51
Büro 33-113 / 33-109

9000 St. Gallen
Fields of research

Disability

Diversity

Inclusion

Education

    Master of Arts in Politics and Administration (M.A.), University of Constance (GER)

    Bachelor of Arts in Politics and Administration (B.A.), University of Constance (GER)

    Professional Career

    since 05/2023: Diversity & Inclusion Specialist, Diversity & Inclusion Office, Vice-President's Board for External Relations, University of St.Gallen

    since 01/2016: Researcher, Center for Disability and Integration (CDI-HSG), University of St.Gallen

    08/2015-12/2017: Researcher, Institute for Non-Profit and Public Management, School of Business, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW)

    04/2015-07/2015: Internship, Center for Disability and Integration (CDI-HSG), University of St.Gallen

    08/2014-03/2015: Internship, Research Division Education Systems, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zürich

    04/2010-10/2010: Internship, Main Office, City of Constance Municipal Administration

    Projects

    Work at the Center for Disability and Integration (CDI-HSG):

    • Inclusion Champions Switzerland: Evidence-based solutions for disability inclusion in four Swiss companies in cooperation with the Federal Office for Equality of Persons with Disabilities EBGB (2020-2023)
    • Research and impact map on the inclusion of persons with disabilities in the workplace / Cooperation with the EBGB (2017-2019)
    • Workplace digitisation, health, and life satisfaction / Cooperation with BARMER Health Insurance (2016-2018)
    • Integration of ageing workers and workers with disabilities in manufacturing / Cooperation with AUDI AG (2013-2016, part of project team since 2015)

    Work at the Diversity & Inclusion Office:

    • Management of the HSG Equality Commission 
    • Selectivity based on socio-demographic background in Swiss higher education (Federal programme P-7 Diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity in higher education 2021-2024)
    Affiliations

    Academy of Management, EGOS

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