Prof. Dr. Heidi Kaspar


Prof. Dr. Heidi Kaspar Co-Leiterin PART

  • Contact hours Monday
    Thursday morning
  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    School of Health Professions
    Forschung Gesundheit
    Murtenstrasse 10
    3008 Bern


  • participatory research

  • caring communities

  • living labs

  • care relations, care work

  • feminist research

  • aging in place

  • global healthcare markets, patient mobilities

  • transnationalism


  • 10/2020-12/2020 Lead Programme Ageing at Home Careum School of Health
  • 03/2016-09/2020 Senior researcher in the team Ageing at Home Careum School of Health
  • 07/2011-06/2016 Senior researcher in the team Economic Geography University of Zurich
  • 07/2002-06/2011 Researcher in the team Economic Geography and the National Center for Competence in ResearchNorth-South University of Zurich
  • 02/2000-10/2002 Assistant at the Office for Gender Equality University of Zurich
  • 1998-2002 Nurse intern, stand-by nurse assistant, household help Amalie-Widmer Nursing Home (Horgen, Oeggisbüel Home for the Elderly (Thalwil), Pro Senectute Wolishofen
  • 2005-2011 Doctor in Science University of Zurich
  • 1998-2004 Diploma in Geography and Social and Economic History University of Zurich




Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • German - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • English - Full professional proficiency