Dr. Niklas Barth

Academic Career Apr.2021 – Assistant Professor (Akademischer Rat a.Z.) Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Department of Sociology Apr. 2023 – Oct.2023 Fellow at Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut (KWI), Essen Aug.2022 – Nov.2022 Visiting Fellow,…

PD Dr. Christian Berger

ACADEMIC CAREER since April 2023 Thyssen Foundation Fellow at Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut | Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (Thyssen@KWI Fellow) 11/2022 Habilitation in Art History at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. Thesis: Worldly Matter: Materialität…

Dr. Christian Kirchmeier

Academic Career since 10/2019 Assistant Professor for European Culture and Literature with a focus on German Literature at the University of Groningen 04–09/2023 Fellow at the KWI Essen 03/2022 Research…

Dr. Candela Marini

Dr. Sanam Roohi

Academic Career 04/2023-09/2023 Incoming International Fellow Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (KWI), Essen, Germany 09/2020-01/2023 Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Postdoctoral Fellow Centre for Modern Indian Studies, University of…

Dr. Cecilia Sebastian

ACADEMIC CAREER 2015-2022 Graduate studies towards PhD in German Studies, Yale University, with a dissertation titled: "Critical Theory in Revolt: Angela Davis, Rudi Dutschke, Hans-Jürgen Krahl and the Frankfurt School,…

Dr. Philipp Weber

ACADEMIC CAREER 2023: Fellow at Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut / Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Essen 2015–present: Research Assistant at Ruhr University Bochum 2020-2022: Feodor-Lynen-Fellow at Indiana University Bloomington 2016: PhD…