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beat suter

2006 - present: lectureship at merz academy, stuttgart, germany.
2004 - present: lectureship for gamedesign at university of the arts, zurich, switzerland.
2001 - present: founding member of artgroup AND-OR.
2000 - present: manager of edition cyberfiction, zurich.
2000 - 2004: concept manager for communications agency update, zurich.
1996 - 2003: managing director of update verlag, zurich.
1995 - 1999: ph. d. research on hyperfiction, university of zurich.


beat suter has a ph.d. from the university of zurich and works as lecturer for gamedesign at the university of the arts zurich, switzerland and at the merz academy in stuttgart, germany. he also works as publisher (edition cyberfiction) and author. he is founding member of the media artgroup AND-OR.

beat suter studied german literature, linguistics and history of arts at the university of zurich and in california. he has a master's degree (lizentiat) from the university of zurich (1987). from 1984 to 1995 he worked as a journalist for public media. since 1995 he works as publisher. he is the author of several books on the internet (1990s). his ph. d. in 1999 discussed german hyperfiction and digital poetry of the 1990s. from 2000 to 2004 he worked as concept and project manager for the communications agency update in zurich. since 2004 he is lecturer for gamedesign at the university of the arts in zurich where he helped forming a comprehensive education programme on gamedesign.

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