Linus Petermann

Student Research Assistant

University of Basel
Institute of Sociology
Petersgraben 27
4051 Basel



Linus Petermann has been studying Sociology and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Basel since 2017 and has been working as a student research assistant in the research project “Digital Alienation and appropriation of work: Experiences of alienation in digital service work” since September 2019.

Before starting his studies, he completed an apprenticeship as a chemical laboratory assistant. Besides his studies he is active in different social projects and a local radio station.

Research interests

  • Digitalization and social Inequality
  • Sociology of work
  • Qualitative social research
  • Critical social theories
  • Social movements and societal relationship to nature