Sabine Strasser is Professor at the Institute of Social Anthropology at the University of Bern. She is the scientific director of the research project “Intimate Uncertainties”. She received her PhD and her postdoctoral qualification (Habilitation) from the University of Vienna. She was Visiting Scholar and Guest Professor at the Universities of Stanford, London School of Economics and the University of Vienna. Between 2007 and 2011 she was Associate Professor at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey and between 2011 and 2013 Professor at the University of Vienna.
Her research projects and publications focus on migration, integration, transnational studies, multiculturalism, citizenship, refugee studies and gender relations with a particular interest in Turkey and Europe. Recently she has been focussing on questions of transnational marriage, intimacies and moralities.