CURRICULUM VITAE

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Since October 2020

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (WISS. MITARBEITER)

American Studies Institute
Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

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Since March 2019

FELLOW

Fellow Young Academy
Academy of Sciences and Literature Mainz, Germany

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Since December 2019

ASSOCIATE POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER

Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

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October 2016 - October 2019

FELLOW

PhD Fellow (DFG funded)
Graduate College “Minor 
Cosmopolitanisms“
University of Potsdam

June 2018

RESEARCH STAY

Research stay
Department of English, York 
University Toronto, Canada
(funded by the RTG “Minor 
Cosmopolitanisms“)

February 2018

RESEARCH STAY

Research stay
Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies, Macquarie University Sydney, Australia
(funded by the RTG “Minor Cosmopolitanisms“)

December 2017

RESEARCH STAY

Department of English, University of Delhi, India 
(funded by the RTG “Minor Cosmopolitanisms“)

July - August 2016

VISITING SCHOLAR

Visiting scholar (DAAD funded)
Center for Biographical Research
University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa, Hawaiʻi

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March 2013 - September 2016

RESEARCH AND TEACHING ASSISTANT (WISS. MITARBEITER)

PhD Candidate in American Studies

Department of English and American Studies, University of Potsdam


PhD supervisor: Prof. Dr. Nicole Waller, University of Potsdam, and Prof. Dr. Alfred Hornung, JGU Mainz

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August 2012 - February 2013

RESEARCH AND TEACHING ASSISTANT (WISS. MITARBEITER)

PhD Candidate in American Studies

Department of English and American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

PhD supervisor: Prof. Dr.Nicole Waller, University of Potsdam, and Prof. Dr. Alfred Hornung, JGU Mainz

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2008-2012

EMPLOYEE (NICHT-WISSENSCHAFTLICHER MITARBEITER)

Office for Public Relations and Press, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

 

EDUCATION AND DEGREES

August, 2019

PHD THESIS DEFENDED (SUMMA CUM LAUDE)

Thesis: The Territorialities of U.S. Imperialisms: Conflicting Discourses of Sovereignty, Jurisdiction and Territory in Nineteenth-Century U.S. Legal Texts and Indigenous Life Writing

Department of English and American Studies, University of Potsdam

PhD supervisor: Prof. Dr. Nicole Waller (University of Potsdam) and Prof. Dr. Alfred Hornung (second advisor; JGU Mainz)

October 2016 - September 2019

PHD FELLOW

Graduate College “Minor Cosmopolitanisms“ (DFG funded), University of Potsdam, Germany

April 2013 - September 2016

PHD CANDIDATE IN AMERICAN STUDIES

Department of English and American Studies, University of Potsdam, Germany

August 2012 - March, 2013

PHD CANDIDATE IN AMERICAN STUDIES

American Studies division
Department of English and American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

May, 2012

MASTER THESIS DEFENDED (GRADE: 1,0)

Thesis: Displacing the Nation in the American Southwest: Joaquin Murieta and Geronimo’s Story of His Life

Department of English and American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Master of Arts (Magister Artium) in American Studies

2005 - 2012

STUDENT IN AMERICAN STUDIES (MAJOR), POITICAL SCIENCES (1ST MINOR) AND MODERN AND MEDIEVAL HISTORY (2ND MINOR)

Department of English and American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany