Simon Ganahl

APART Fellow of the Austrian Academy of Sciences at the chair of Prof. Dr. Philipp Sarasin.

Habilitation project: Campus Medius: Mediality as Experience


  • Habilitation fellow (APART) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and lecturer at the Universities of Vienna, Zurich, Liechtenstein, and Vorarlberg.
  • Studies of communication and German philology in Vienna, Hamburg, and Zurich (PhDs in both fields).
  • 2012–13 visiting researcher in the School of Media Studies at The New School in New York; 2016 visiting lecturer in the Center for Digital Humanities at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
  • Cofounder and coeditor of the foucaultblog and the peer-reviewed open access journal Le foucaldien; principal investigator of the digital mapping project Campus Medius: Mediality as Experience.
  • Latest monograph : Karl Kraus und Peter Altenberg: Eine Typologie moderner Haltungen (Konstanz University Press 2015).