Brigitte Merz

© Lea Städler
General Manager
Max Planck Institute for Human Development


+49 30 82406-308
+49 30 82406-393
merz [at] mpib-berlin [dot] mpg [dot] de

Short CV: 

1993 M.A. in Anthropology, Sociology and Psychology, University of Heidelberg;
1993-1996 Resident representative of the Branch Office of the South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, in Kathmandu, Nepal;
1997-2000 Freelancer, self-employed cultural manager;
2000-2002 Research Assistant in the Department of Anthropology, University of Heidelberg;
2002, doctorate in South Asian Anthropology;
2002-2007 General Manger of Collaborative Research Centre 619 “Ritual Dynamics,” University of Heidelberg;
2007-July 2011 General Manager for the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context,” University of Heidelberg