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Vice-rectrice Micheline Louis-Courvoisier


Dicastères : Formation et Étudiants, Formation continue, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Validation des acquis d'expérience (VAE), Maison des langues, Coordination des centres interfacultaires, Relations avec les Hautes Écoles Spécialisées (HES) et l'Institut de Hautes Études Internationales et du Développement (IHEID)

Historienne, née en 1957, Micheline Louis-Courvoisier a obtenu une thèse à la Faculté des lettres de l’UNIGE en 1997. En 2001, elle met sur pied un programme de sciences humaines en médecine et est nommée professeure en 2011. Sa recherche porte sur l’histoire des malades mélancoliques au XVIIIe siècle. Micheline Louis-Courvoisier est également membre du Collège des enseignants de sciences humaines et sociales français et de la Société d’histoire et d’archéologie de Genève. Elle a pris la direction de la Maison de l’histoire en 2013.


 

Departments
: Academic and Student Affairs, Continuing Education, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Validation of Acquired Experience, Language Center, Coordination of the Interdisciplinary Centers, Relations with HES institutions of higher  education and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies 


Micheline Louis-Courvoisier is Vice-Rector responsible for instruction and training as well as continuing education. She is a historian and a full professor at the Faculty of Medicine. Since 2001 she has been developing a program in Medical Humanities. As her team has grown over time she has been able to integrate into the Faculty of Medicine courses, both required and elective, in the fields of History, Literature, Philosophy, and Art History. In recent years her research has focused on the experience of melancholy in the 18th century as it is described in medical consultation correspondence. She has also served as Director of the Maison de l'histoire, an interdisciplinary center at the University of Geneva.