Thomas David

Professor of International History

Director of the College of Humanities

University of Lausanne

Thomas David is Professor of International History at the University of Lausanne and co-founder of the Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire sur l'international (Crii) with Professor Jean-Christophe Graz. His main research fields are: Swiss and transnational elites, transnational philanthropy, and development policies during the 19th and 20th centuries. His work is characterized by an interdisciplinary approach that combines archival research with network analysis as well as multiple correspondence analysis.

He is also Director of the College of Humanities in Lausanne.