Prof. Dr. Siegfried Nagel

Institute director & full professor

Department Sport Sociology and Management

+41 31 684 51 53
+41 31 684 56 32
C 112
Postal Address
Bremgartenstrasse 145
3012 Berne
Consultation Hour
Tuesday 08:30-09:30 (semester times)
Lecture-free period: by arrangement
  • Sport organisation research
  • Development of sports clubs and associations
  • Integration in sports club
  • Sports participation research
  • Socialisation research and life course research
  • Management and marketing of sports suppliers

Research projects

  • Sport sociology
  • Sport management
  • Methodology and statistics
  • Didactics and methodology of cross-country skiing
  • Director of the Institute for Sport Science
  • Head of the department of Sport Sociology and Management
  • President of the Sport Scientific Society of Switzerland (Sportwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft der Schweiz (SGS))
  • Adjunct Professor in sport sociology and management of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Southern Denmark
  • Past-President of the European Association for Sociology of Sport (eass)
  • Member of the Executive Board of the European Association for Sociology of Sport (eass)
  • Speakter of the Sport Organisation Research Network (SORN) of the European Association for Sociology of Sport (eass)
  • Reviewer for scientific journals, among others:
    • European Journal of Sport Science
    • European Sport Management Quarterly
    • International Review for Sociology of Sport
    • Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie
    • Sport und Gesellschaft
    • Sportwissenschaft
  • Member of the Senate Commission on Sustainable Development
  • Member of the Professional Commission for Sport (FAKO) of the Canton of Bern
  • Member of the University Sport Commission (USK)