Andri Gerber
Curriculum Vitae

* born 1974 in Bergamo (Italy)


* Education

2017 Venia legendI, gta Institut, Departement Architektur, ETH Zürich

2012 -2017 Habilitation "Urbanism? A history of knowledge", gta Institu, ETH Zürich

20.12.2007 Dr. sc. ETH Zürich,

2004 - 2008 Doctoral student at the ETH Zürich Dissertation thesis: „City as text. Peter Eisenman and the utopia of the narrator-city; Studies for a theory of urban metaphors“ Prof. Dr. Lampugnani (ETHZ) and Prof. Dr. Bronfen (University Zürich), awarded with ETH Medal

2003 - 2005 Hearer at the University Zürich, literature, linguistics and philosophy

1993 - 2000 Architectural studies, ETH Zürich, dipl. Arch. ETH Diploma thesis with Prof. Oswald

1993 Matura (high school graduation) in Chur, Switzerland

1980 - 1993 Swiss School in Ponte San Pietro (Bergamo) and Milano, Italy


* Grants

2012-2015 "Ambizione grant", the Swiss National Science Foundation for the project: „Urbanism? A history of knowledge“, gta Institut, ETH Zürich

10.2006 - 10.2007 “Fellowship for prospective researchers”, the Swiss National Science Foundation, Columbia University, New York/ETH Zürich, referent Prof. Frampton

06 - 08.2006, “Exchange scholarships for excellent young ETH Zürich Scientists: Tokyo Institute of Technology”, referent Prof. Tsukamoto

08 - 09.2005, Research at the “Centre Candien d’Architecture” in Montréal, with a grant from the “Erich-Degen Stiftung”

2004 - 2006 Scholarship holder of the postgraduate program “Urban Forms. Conditions and Consequences” at the gta institute, ETH Zürich


* Teaching

since 2017, Guest lecturer History of Urbanism, gta Institut, ETH Zürich

since 2017, Professor, History of Urbanism, ZHAW Winterthur

2011-2017, Senior lecturer, History of Urbanism, ZHAW Winterthur

2010-2012, Senior lecturer, History and theory of architecture, University of Liechtenstein

2008 – 2011, Assistant professor at the “Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture“, Paris

2008 – 2010, Research fellow, University of Luzern

2007 – 2008, Visiting professor, Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture, Paris


* Architecture

2000-2002 Project-architect and architect-in-charge, Peter Eisenman, New York