Christoph Giebel

Associate Professor



Christoph Giebel is Associate Professor of International Studies and History. His research and teaching interests concern 20th c. Viet Nam; comparative colonialism and (French and US) imperialism in (Southeast) Asia; history, historiography, and memory; and the spatial representations of the wars in Viet Nam.

Joint Appointment: Department of History


  • Cornell University, Ph.D. Southeast Asian History, 1996
  • Cornell University, M.A. Southeast Asian History, 1991
  • Cornell University, M.A. Asian Studies: Southeast Asia, 1989
  • University of Hamburg, , 1984-1988
  • National University, Ha Noi, , 1986-1987
  • Fu Jen-University, Taibei, Taiwan, , 1983-1984
  • Eberhard Karls-University, Germany, , 1981-1983