The Medicine and Society Chair focuses on the Medical Humanities. It promotes an interdisciplinary perspective on the socio-cultural issues related to medical practice and the roles of doctors, past, present and future.
Professors who are eligible to supervise theses
- Prof. Alexandre Wenger
– Areas of specialisation:
Literature and medicine
Supervision of theses in French.
Structure of studies
ECTS credits can be earned.
In order to be admitted to a doctorate the candidate must have been awarded an academic Bachelor's and Master's degree or an equivalent qualification by a university recognised by the University of Fribourg.
Before applying for a doctorate the candidate should contact a professor who would be willing to supervise the thesis work.
There is no general right to be admitted to a doctorate.
The respective conditions of admission for each doctoral study programme are reserved.