Joël Floris is Oberassistent and postdocoral researcher at the University of Zurich. He works at the intersection of anthropoligcal, biological, economics, historical, medical, and economics research. His main research areas are anthropometry and historical epidemiology. He is interested in digitizing historical sources in archives to bring past experiences into the digital age.
- Creating an interactive geovisualisation of the spread of the Spanish Flu in Bern, 1918/1919
- Bringing together pandemic outbreak data and pandemic narratives in newspapers – a pilot study in the canton of Bern, 1918/1919
- DSI-Approach: How to Design A Good Research Question for Projects with Digital Unstructured Data