Alina-Sandra Cucu

Postdoctoral Fellow
Postdoctoral Fellows are early career scholars who are ordinarily no more than five years past the granting of the doctorate and who are financed in part or in whole by the MPIWG. These scholars carry minor responsibilities (no more than 10% of their time) within their research unit.
Department III
1. September 2014 to 31. August 2017

Alina-Sandra Cucu received her PhD in Sociology and Social Anthropology from Central European University, Budapest. Her current research focuses on the making of the East-Central European industrialism in the second part of the 20th century, on the relationship between labour and the state in socialist regimes, and on the regimes of knowledge, discipline, and temporality produced by these historical transformations.


Max Planck Institute for the History of Science 
Boltzmannstraße 22 
14195 Berlin