Tobias Brügger

Tobias Brügger, Dr.

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter UFSP

tobias.bruegger [at]


Education: MTh, University of South Africa, 2010; MTh, University of Zurich, 2013; PhD, University of Zurich, 2019. Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Sociology (University Research Priority Program Digital Religion), Associate Researcher, Center for Religion, Economy, and Politics (ZRWP), University of Zurich. Tobias Brügger received his MTh in Ethics from the University of South Africa in 2010, specializing in Christian Leadership. In his MTh dissertation, he explored the relationship between faith and international management in a multinational enterprise, combining conceptual research and a fieldwork-based study of business managers. Following additional theological studies in Zurich, he completed his PhD at the intersection of Theology and Management & Organization Studies. His dissertation explored the bodily character of Christian living in contemporary workplaces, again combining conceptual research and fieldwork studying business managers. He is currently conducting research on non-manageability, and on Christians at work.