Bader Dina


+41 32 718 39 40

Current Position

Senior Research Fellow at SFM

Fields of Interest

Migration and Human Rights

Law and Social Justice

Gender-Based Violence

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting and Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery




PhD, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lausanne, 2018
Dissertation title : "Gender, Race, and Nation. Femonationalism and the Problematisation of Female Circumcision and Genital Cosmetic Surgery in the Swiss Public Sphere, 1983-2015" (Supervisors: Prof. Véronique Mottier and Prof. Sara Johnsdotter)
Master in Sociology, University of Geneva, 2011
Bachelor in Sociology, University of Geneva, 2009

Professional experience

Senior Research Fellow at the SFM, University of Neuchâtel, Since 2011
Senior Research Fellow on the SNSF-funded project "Taking Sides: Protest against the Deportation of Asylum Seekers", Swiss Forum for Migration and Population Studies, University of Neuchâtel, 2013-2016
Teaching Assistant, Qualitative Methods, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Lausanne, Autumn semesters 2013, 2014, and 2015
Research Fellow at the Swiss Centre of Expertise in Human Rights (SCHR), 2011-2015


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Curriculum Vitae