Dr. sc. Moritz Mähr

The Evolution of Internet Governance. Eine Digital History Studie über die Agency for Technology Standards.

Moritz Mähr

Dr. sc. Moritz Mähr is Junior Fellow of the IFN at the WBKolleg and responsible for digital education (public and digital history) and research data management at Stadt.Geschichte.Basel at the University of Basel. He studied history and philosophy of knowledge, computer science, and banking & finance in Zurich and Berlin. From 2018 to 2022, he was a research assistant at the Chair of the History of Technology at ETH Zurich and wrote a dissertation on the digitization of migration authorities in Switzerland in the 1960s. The study was part of the SNSF-funded project Trading Zones. His research interests include science & technology studies, digital humanities, and history of computing. He is an advocate of open science, open access, and open source.

Research project

The Evolution of Internet Governance. A Digital History Study of the Agency for Technology Standards.

Research interest

Science & Technology Studies, Digital Humanities, and History of Computing