Prof. Dr. Manfred Max Bergman
Philosophisch-Historische Fakultät
Departement Gesellschaftswissenschaften
Professur Bergman


Rheinsprung 24
4051 Basel

Tel. +41 61 207 28 12

Prof. Manfred Max Bergman is Chair of Social Research and Methodology at the University of Basel, Research Councilor of the Swiss National Science Foundation, and member of the Uganda National Academy of Sciences and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), a global initiative for the United Nations. He is President of the Swiss Academic Society for Environmental Research and Ecology, Section Editor in Chief of Sustainability and Editor in Chief of World.

Prof. Bergman studied at the Universities of California (BA), Geneva (MA), and Cambridge (PhD). Previous academic affiliations include the Universities of Cambridge, Florence (European University Institute), Geneva, Loyola Chicago, Notre Dame, Oxford, Stellenbosch, St. Gall, Texas A&M, the Witwatersrand, and Zurich.

As part of his visiting professorship at the University of Michigan, he is currently working on mixed method designs and research projects with Mike Fetters and Tim Guetterman. His publications are available at ReserachGate and at Google Scholar.

Bergman, M. M., Bergman, Z., Liu, B., Arora, B., Hou, S. and Sengupta, R. (2020) “The Business-Society Nexus for the 21st Century”, Journal of Sustainability Research. United Kingdom Hapres Limited, 2(1), p. e200004. doi: 10.20900/jsr20200004.   edoc
Bergman, Z., Teschemacher, Y., Arora, B., Sengupta, R., Leisinger, K. M. and Bergman, M. M. (2019) “Developing the business-society nexus through corporate responsibility expectations in India”, Critical Perspectives on International Business. Emerald, 16(2), pp. 143–164. doi: 10.1108/cpoib-12-2017-0087.   edoc
Bergman, M. M., Bergman, Z., Teschemacher, Y., Arora, B., Jyoti, D. and Sengupta, R. (2019) “Corporate Responsibility in India: Academic Perspectives on the Companies Act 2013”, Sustainability. MDPI, 11(21), p. 5939. doi: 10.3390/su11215939.   edoc
Titel Forschungsleitende Status
Living the City: Stipendien der Humer-Stiftung für akademische NachwuchskräfteArlt, Veit Laufend
Response propensity and acquiescence: Effects on data quality. A study of non-participation in large-scale social surveys Bergman, Manfred Max Abgeschlossen
VINCI Assessing UNESCO Values Bergman, Manfred Max Abgeschlossen