Rena Schwarting

Rena Schwarting

Rena Schwarting

Dr.
Postdoctoral Researcher
Medienpark RASCH
Flurstrasse 55
8048 Zürich
Main Focuses
  • Economic Sociology / Social Studies of Finance
  • Organization Studies
  • Law & Society Studies
  • Technology and Media History
  • Qualitative Research
Fields of research
  • Organization Building and Societal Transformation
  • Digital Technologies and Media
  • Procedures und Professions
  • Practices of Comparison
Education

Ph.D., Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS) and the University of Chicago (USA)

Studies in Sociology with a Special Focus on Organization, Economics, Law and Media at Bielefeld University (Germany), Sciences Po Paris (France) and Universidad de Alicante (Spain) 

Professional Career
  • University of St. Gallen, Lecturer and International Postdoctoral Fellow ("Platforms and Digital Marketplaces")
  • Technical University Berlin, Lecturer ("Organization und Society")
  • Berlin Social Science Center (WZB), Guest Researcher ("Politics of Digitalization")
  • Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society, Senior Research Fellow ("Quantification and Social Regulation")
  • Berlin Social Science Center (WZB), Senior Research Fellow (BMBF-financed Project "Assessing Big Data")
  • Bielefeld University, Research Fellow and Lecturer ("Organizational Sociology")
  • Bielefeld University, Lecturer ("Sociological Theory")
  • Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS), PhD Student
  • Witten/Herdecke University, Research Fellow ("Corporate Governance")