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Andree Michaelis: Curriculum Vitae

Academic positions:

Since Nov. 2023 Research associate at the SFB 1512 Intervening Arts, sub-project "Intervening Writing"
Winter term 2023/34  Lectureship at the New York University in Berlin
Since June 2022  Private lecturer at the Faculty of Cultural Studies at the European University Viadrina
2017-2022 Postdoctoral Fellow at Selma Stern Center for Jewish Studies Berlin-Brandenburg; head of research group „Literary Practices of Entanglement: Jewish Writing in the European Diaspora (19th and 20th Century)“
2012-2023 Research Associate at the Axel Springer Chair for German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History, Exile and Migration, Faculty of Social and Cultural Sciences, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

Stipends and Awards:

2016 Brandenburg PostDoc Prize (20.000€)
2012 Stipend of the Thyssen Foundation for a project on The Politics of Friendship in Lessing’s Works
2008-2011 Dissertation stipend of the Friedrich Schlegel Graduate School for Literary Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, as well as of the Studienstiftung (German Academic Scholarship Foundation)
2010 Research stays at Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum and Yale University, New Haven
2009 Fellow of the Kon­stan­zer Mei­ster­klas­se; topic: „Trau­ma and Nar­ra­tion“ (with Hayden White, Geoffrey Hartman, Dominick LaCapra)
2008 Research stay at the USC Shoah Foun­da­tion Insti­tute, Los Angeles (Corrie ten Boom Research Award)

PhD thesis:

Nov. 2011 PhD at the Department of Philosophy and Humanities, Freie Universität Berlin; published as: "Erzählräume nach Auschwitz. Literarische und videographierte Zeugnisse von Überlebenden der Shoah" (Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2013)


May 2007 Magister of Arts, Freie Uni­ver­si­tät Ber­lin; thesis title: „Die Be­deu­tung des ‚Jü­dischen’ bei Wolf­gang Hildes­heimer und Al­fred An­dersch"
2001-2007 Studies of Modern German Literature, Philosophy and Comparative Literature at Freie Universität Berlin and at Reed College, Portland/OR