Dr. des. Shabih Zaidi
Philosophisch-Historische Fakultät
Departement Gesellschaftswissenschaften
Fachbereich Kulturwissenschaft und Europäische Ethnologie


Seminar für Kulturwissenschaft und Europäische Ethnologie
Rheinsprung 9/11
4051 Basel


Shabih Zaidi is a PhD student at the Department of Cultural Studies and European Ethnology at the University of Basel.  After completing her Masters in Anthropology at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, she taught Global Awareness to undergraduates at Zayed University in Dubai.
Shabih Zaidi is member of the Graduate School of Social Sciences.
Her doctoral research focuses on Globally Mobile Corporate Executives with a view to understanding the impact of relocation on highly qualified migrants and their families.  Fieldwork will be conducted in Basel which is home to an estimated 30% expatriate population, due to the presence of several large multinational companies.

  • Migration
  • Mobility
  • Identity
Titel Status
Transnational Corporate Executives and their Families in Basel: Mobility as a Lifestyle and Biographical Narrative Abgeschlossen