30 April 2014

Honorary doctorate for Professor Susan Reynolds Whyte

On April 26th, the Dies academicus 2014 of the University of Zurich, the yearly event to commemorate its foundation, Prof. Susan Reynolds Whyte was granted an honorary doctorate by the Faculty of Arts. In the laudation the Dean praised her as a distinguished and dedicated scientist who – with a focus on Africa – empirically, theoretically and methodologically opened up a central social anthropological perspective on disability, AIDS, aging, human security and consequences of war.

Read more about the honorary doctorate (in German)