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Curriculum Vitae

Academic positions:

Since April 2013

Assistant Professor at the Axel Springer Endowed Chair for German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History, Exile and Migration, European University Viadrina Frank­furt (Oder)

2011-2012

Research assistant at the project „Comparative and Transnational Aspects of Human Sciences in Modern Europe“, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

2010-2011

Visiting professorship for the Chair in Modern Cultural History at European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

2009-2010

Assistant Professor at European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

Academic residences:

2009

Ernst Cassirer Chair at the University of Hamburg

2001

Research grant of the German Historical Institute in Washington, D.C.

Doctoral studies:

Nov. 2006

Doctorate at the Department of Historical and Cultural Sciences of the Free University Berlin. PhD title: „A forced way out. Hermann Broch, Erwin Panofsky and Ernst Kantorowicz in their Princeton exile“

1997-2006

Doctoral studies at Free University Berlin and head of the „Literaturhandlung“, a bookshop in Berlin specializing on Jewish studies and literature (until 2008)

University studies:

1990-1996

Studies of philosophy and history at the University of Stuttgart (until 1991) and at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. Master’s thesis on „The ethical theory of Hans Jonas“