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Mag.a Dr.in Christine M. Klapeer

former Research fellow post doc


T: +43-1-4277-23919
F: +43-1-4277-9239

Teaching: Winter Term 2015

Publications | Vita


Area of specialization

  • Postcolonial, decolonial, queer and feminist perspectives on heteronormativity, gender relations, sexuality and identity
  • concepts, articulations, political struggles for sexual citizenship and sexual (human) rights; (transnational) sexual politics and LGBTIQ-movements
  • Queer/ing Development; development research and (dissident) sexualities/identities; development as a new arena for transnational LGBTIQ-activism and politics
  • Queer methodologies and  socioeconomic forms of discrimination against lesbians, gays and trans*genders; sexuality as a stratificatory social category 
  • Proprietism and queer critique; posthumanist concpets of society, nature and subjectivity; queer/ing commons


Habilitation project:

„Rainbow Aid.  Development Cooperation as a new arena for transnational LGBTIQ-politics“


Other research projects:

Pilot study: “The  living conditions of lesbian, gay and trans*genders in the city of Vienna” with Karin Schönpflug, Roswitha Hofmann, Alexander Schnabel, Clemens Huber in cooperation with the Viennese Anti-discrimination unit for lesbian, gay and transgender issues

Department of
Development Studies
University of Vienna

Sensengasse 3/2/2
A-1090 Vienna

Office hours 'Büro IE':
Tue, Wed: 10.00-12.00
Thu: 14.00-17.00
Fri: closed

Office hours during holidays:
Tue, Wed: 10.00-12.00
Thu: 14.00-16.00

Elke Christiansen:
+43-1-4277-239 02

Markus Gatschnegg

Daniel Görgl:(currently on leave)

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