The CGS's wide-ranging interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research projects focus on current and historical processes of the global interdependence and divergence of human life. A special feature of the research work of the CGS is the central focus on approaches to humanities and cultural sciences. The main focus of research at the CGS is currently in the following areas:
These research questions also shape the orientation of the interdisciplinary courses and the doctoral program.
The CGS supports conferences at the University of Bern. Please find here further information.