Head of Mediation & Communication
Phone +41 61 266 55 32 Email
1991 – 1999
German studies, philosophy and history, PhD. University of Basel, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin
Management course at Canton of Basel-Stadt, 'Middle management'
PR in the Social Web, SPRI
Certificate of Advanced Studies, PR Editor, SPRI
Writing workshop for communications professionals SPRI
Director of Mediation and Communications, Member of the Management Board and Head of Public Relations Natural History Museum Basel
2009 – today
Head of Public Relations, Natural History Museum Basel
Academic collaborator, State Chancellery, Communications
Department of Education of the Canton of Basel-Stadt
2002 – 2008
Head of Communications, Department of Justice of the Canton of Basel-Stadt
2001 – 2007
kulturelles.bl, Info-Gazette Editor (Volunteer)
2000 – 2002
Academic collaborator, Public Relations, University of Basel
2000 – 2002
Freelance Editor, Culture, Basler Zeitung
Lector, Helbing & Lichtenhahn Publishing House, Basel
Academic collaborator, Museum of Poetry and Town museum, Liestal
Yvonne Barmettler, Alexandra Bunge: 'Wenn Skelette erzählen. Eine Ausstellung ist dem Leben auf der Spur', in: museums.ch. Die Schweizer Museumszeitschrift, Juli 2012, 36ff.
Projects and Museum Activities
Member of the selection panel of the competition Earth Photo, developed by the Forestry Commission England and the Royal Geographical Society
Project lead temporary exhibition Microsculpture. Levon Biss – Photographs of Insects
Project lead audioguides permanent exhibition (d/e/f)
Co-project lead, Relaunch Website nmbs.ch
Project lead Photo copetition Snapshot, as part of the temporary exhibition 'Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015/16'
2014 – 2016
Member of the project team for the special exhibition 'Mummies'
(Concept/Communications & Advertising/Exhibition texts)
Member of the project team for the temporary exhibition 'Parasites'. Life undercover (Concept/Communications & Advertising/Exhibition texts)
Co-project lead for the temporary exhibition 'Wildlife Photographer of the Year'
Project lead for the photographic competition 'Bilderrausch' (Feast of images)presented as part of the temporary exhibition 'Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012/13'
Project lead 'Die krumme Marie' (Buckled Mary)
Publication of a book accompanying the temporary exhibition 'Work to the bone. When skeletons speak'
Project lead, Redesign of printed materials