The Grisons Institute for Cultural Studies (Institut für Kulturforschung Graubünden) is an independent research institution situated in Chur. Its purpose is to conduct and promote research in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies, both within the wider topical frame of the Alps and the local context of Grisons and its neighbouring regions. The Institute’s central office is in the historic town centre of Chur. A branch office is situated in Sils in the Engadine (Kulturbüro Sils/Segl KUBUS). The Institute relies on professional advice from university professors to ensure the academic standard of its research projects.

Year of founding: 1990
Staff: 24
Doctoral students: 3
Postdocs: 1

Grisons Institute for Cultural Studies
Reichsgasse 10
7000 Chur
phone +41 81 252 70 39
fax +41 81 253 71 51