Senior Fellow from september 2009 - february 2010
Peter Geimer studied Art History, German Literature and Philosophy in Bonn, Köln, Marburg and Paris. He received a Ph. D. in Art History in 1997. From 1997–1999, he was Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. From 1999-2001 he worked as a research fellow in the research project "Literatur und Anthropologie" at the University of Konstanz. From 2001-2004, he was research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. Since May 2004, he is working at the ETH Zurich. In 2007, he was visiting professor in art history at the University of Zurich.