David Kergel, a former primary school teacher, worked i.a. as educational coordinator for the
V.S.U., (Association for Social and Environment Pedagogy) Berlin (Germany), taught as
Research Assistant at the Sociological Institute of the Freie Universität Berlin (Germany), as
Ph.D. Fellow and afterward as External Lecturer at the Institute for Learning and Philosophy
of Aalborg University (Denmark).
Currently, David Kergel teaches as Research Fellow at the University Siegen and writes his Habilitation at Humboldt University Berlin.
He is Editor of the Routledge Book Series "Perspectives on Education in the Digital Age"
the Springer Book Series "Precarization and social disaffiliation - transdisciplinary studies" (https://www.springer.com/series/15037?detailsPage=titles)
and the Springer Book Series "Diveristät und Bildung im Digitalen Zeitalter (https://www.springer.com/series/15766?detailsPage=titles)
David Kergel s co-founder and editor of the interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed
Journal "Social Transformations"
He is a member of various international networks such as the International Research Group S.U.P.I. (Social Uncertainty, Precarity, Inequality) and ACR-Network (Actor, Reality, Construction).