Britta Acksel

Academic Career Since August 2019 Junior Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Study in the Humanities Essen 08.2016 - 07.2019 PhD Scholarship of the Klaus Murmann Foundation/ Stiftung der…

Dr. Sage Anderson

CV  Since 4/2020: Reseach associate at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) and coordinator of the project Governing the Narcotic City. Imaginaries, Practices and Discourses of Public…

Emily Beyer

AKADEMISCHER WERDEGANG   FORSCHUNGSSCHWERPUNKTE   PUBLIKATIONEN

Adnan Çelik

Dr. Uwe Dörk

Akademischer Werdegang Seit 2019 Business Developer TU Dresden, Institut für Soziologie Fellow des Kulturwissenschaftlichen Instituts Essen 2012-2018 Konzeption, Koordination und Leitung des Projekts Geschichte der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie, KWI…

Dr. Hanna Engelmeier

Academic Career 2018 – present Researcher and Lecturer [wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin] at Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut | Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities 2016 – 2018 Researcher and Lecturer [wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin], Academic…

Dr. Armin Flender

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Dr. Martina Franzen

Academic Career Since 4/2019 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) Since 1/2018 Member of the DFG Research Network "On the Way to Valuation…

Dr. Florian Fuchs

Academic Career 2006-2010 Bachelor Kulturwissenschaften, Europa Universität Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder); Erasmus Student, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris; 2010-2011 Visiting Researcher, DLCL, Stanford University 2011-2017 MA, MPhil, Yale University; Hunt Fellowship; Mellon…

Prof. Dr. Julika Griem

Biography Julika Griem, born 1963, was Full Professor for English Literature at Darmstadt University of Technology (2005 – 2012) and at Goethe University Frankfurt (2012-2018). She completed her doctorate at…

Michelle Gutstein

Akademischer Werdegang 2015-2019 Soziologie (B.A.) an der Universität Duisburg-Essen seit 2019 Soziologie (M.A.) an der Universität Duisburg-Essen mit dem Schwerpunkt Globalisierung und Transnationalisierung Forschungsschwerpunkte Migration, Gender und Sozialpolitik Publikation Gutstein,…

Till Hartwig

Academic Career 03/2020 – 08/21 Coordination of KWI International Fellowships 07 / 2018 – 02 / 2020 Junior Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) Essen,…

Prof. Dr. Volker M. Heins

Academic Career Since 2017: Member of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Duisburg-Essen and Affiliate Professor of Political Science. Since 2017: Member of the Council of the…

Dr. Kasey Henricks

ACADEMIC CAREER Since 2017  Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Tennessee at Knoxville 2017 Visiting Academic, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University 2016-2017 Postdoctoral Associate, Institute for…

Jan Dirk Hoffmann

Akademischer Werdegang   Forschungsschwerpunkte   Publikationen  

Dr. Stefan Höhne

Academic Career Since 5/2019   Project Leader of the international ERC Research Project Governing the Narcotic City. Imaginaries, Practices and Discourses of Public DrugCultures in European Cities from 1970 until today.…

Dr. Gregory Jones-Katz

Academic career 2016-   Lecturer, School of Humanities and Social Science, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen Ph.D. American History, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Graduation Date: August 2016 Research Interest American…

Dr. Regina Karl

Dr. Weronika Kobylińska

Academic career since March 2022 – a member of the research team focusing on the problem of visualization of knowledge (program of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education), project…

Dr. Nisha Kommattam

Academic Career Employment: Associate Instructional Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Chicago, USA Education: Ph.D.  South Asian Studies (summa cum laude), University of Cologne, Germany Research Interests: Gender and…

Dr. Irit Kornblit

Academic Career Higher Education 2011 – 2018    Bar Ilan University, Department of French Culture, PhD. Dissertation: “A Discursive and Rhetorical Analysis of the Keyword Cultural Diversity in Institutional Discourses” (French).…

Dr. Nyi Nyi Kyaw

Nyi Nyi Kyaw is a political scientist from Myanmar. He received his PhD from the University of New South Wales, Australia. During his stay in Essen as a KWI Fellow, Nyi…

Henrike Lambrecht

Dr. Tatiana Levina

Tatiana Levina is a Russian philosopher who holds a PhD from Lomonosov Moscow State University. Her dissertation was entitled: “Philosophy of Film: Representation of Reality Analysis”. As an Academy in…

Anna Liedtke

Dr. Dr. Konstadinos Maras

Academic Career 1979-1988 Hon. B.A. in Economic Science, Athens school of economic and trade sciences 1989-1997 Hon. B.A. in Philosophy and German Literature, University of Tübingen, Faculties of Philosophy and…

Dr. Dezso Mate

Dezso Mate has a PhD in Interdisciplinary Sociology from the Eotvos Lorand University. Currently he is a postdoctoral researcher at The Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities - Das…

Christian Mattheis

Publikationen Akademischer Werdegang 2012-2019 Geschichte und ev. Theologie auf Lehramt (B.A.) an der Universität Duisburg-Essen seit 2019 Geschichtspraxis Interkulturell und Christiliche Studien (M.A.) an der Universität Duisburg-Essen seit 2021 Wissenschaftliche…

Dr. Ricarda Menn

Academic Career Since 09/2021 Coordination, KWI International Fellowships Since 05/2018 Research Associate, KWI Essen 01/2018 - 08/2020 Full PhD scholarship, German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung) 04/2017 - 04/2021 Doctoral Candidate…

Dr. Gerd Möll

Academic Career 2017 – present: Research Fellow at Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut Essen Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities 2009-2016: Researcher and Lecturer at TU Dortmund 2001-2008: Researcher at Sozialforschungsstelle Dortmund…

Dr. Sayed Mahdi Mosawi

ACADEMIC CAREER 2017-2019 Ph.D. Researcher, Phillips University of Marburg, Germany 2013-2019 Ph.D. in Sociology, Hacettepe University, Turkey 2009-2012 M.A. in Social Sciences Research, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran 2005-2009 B.A.…

Prof. Dr. Michael R. Müller

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Dr. Egemen Özbek

Academic Career 2017 Ph.D., Cultural Mediations, Carleton University Thesis: Commemorating the Armenian Genocide: The Politics of Memory and National Identity. 2006 M.A., Modern Turkish History, Boğaziçi University Thesis: Quests for…

Lara Pellner

Academic Career 10/2011-10/2015 Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at the University Duisburg-Essen 10/2015-10/2018 Master of Arts in Sociology at the University Duisburg-Essen 04/2013-03/2015 Student Assistant in the BMBF-project „Sichere Ruhr“,…

Julia Quast

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Alexander Quast

Prof. em. Dr. Jo Reichertz

Follow this link to visit the personal website of Prof. em. Dr. Jo Reichertz. Academic Career   Research Interests   Publications (Selection)

Dr. Tilo Reifenstein

Academic Career Since 2021 Senior Lecturer in Critical Studies, York St John University, UK 2018-2021 Lecturer in Critical Studies, York St John University, UK 2017 PhD in Art Theory and…

Dr. Louise Röska-Hardy

Academic Career B.A. 1972  Phi Beta Kappa,  studies in philosophy, classics and linguistics in Atlanta, GA, USA M.A. 1975 Graduate School of Philosophy University of North-Carolina- Chapel Hill, NC, USA…

PD Dr. Tim Schanetzky

Academic Career Since 2018: Head of the Jena based research project „Civic Education. Ideas and Practises of Democratisation since 1945". 2016/17: Deputy Professorships in Jena and Marburg, Visiting Professor at…

Dr. Danilo Scholz

ACADEMIC CAREER October 2020 - present Thyssen Fellow at KWI Essen (Institut for Advanced Study in the Humanities) 9/2019 – 08/2020 Columbia University, New York Fulbright Schuman Postdoctoral Scholar, European…

Dr. Anja Schürmann

Academic Career (Selection) From March 2019: Post Doc Fellow at KWI Essen (Institut for Advanced Study in the Humanities) 10/2009–03/2018: Associate Professor of Art History, Department of Art History at…

Marcel Siepmann

AKADEMISCHER WERDEGANG Seit August 2021: Leiter der Geschäftsstelle der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie e.V. Juli 2017-Juni 2021: Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/Projektkoordinator beim DGB Bildungswerk NRW e.V. (u.a. Projekte zu Gleichstellung an Hochschulen;…

Prof. em. Dr. Hans-Georg Soeffner

Academic Career Studium der Germanistik, Philosophie, Kommunikationswissenschaften, Kunstgeschichte und Soziologie an den Universitäten Tübingen, Köln und Bonn. since 2013 Permanent Visiting Fellow, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn, Forum Internationale Wissenschaft (FIW) since 2010…

Emily Sybertz

Dr. Judit Takács

Professor Takács is a Research Chair at the Centre for Social Sciences that used to belong to the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (http://www.tk.mta.hu/en/researcher/takacs-judit), responsible for leading research teams and conducting…

Sarah Tober

Dr. Avril Tynan

Academic Career 2022- Researcher, Department of Comparative Literature/SELMA Centre for the Study of Storytelling, Experientiality and Memory, University of Turku, Finland 2019-2021 Postdoctoral Researcher, Turku School of Advanced Studies, University…

Dr. Nina Verheyen

Academic Career Academic year 2022/23: Substitute Professurship FU Berlin, Global History Academic year 2021/22: Substitute Professorship Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Transnational History of the 19th Century 4/2019-9/2021: Mercator Research Fellow at the…

Dr. Sabine Voßkamp

Areas of responsibility: Information on funding opportunities for national and international fellows Advice on applications Advice on application/appointment procedures Contact with cooperation partners, funding agencies, etc. Support for the strategic…

Britta Weber

Academic Career -1996 Master of Arts (Magister) in history and historical and political sciences, Ruhr-Universität Bochum -1996-1997 Participation in the projekt „ Seeking /Unearthing traces: Jewish Life in Bochum“, Evangelische…

Alexander Wierzock

Academic Career since 2019 Fellow at KWI Essen 2016–2018 research fellow at the DFG-Project: Die Geschichte der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie als Organisationsgeschichte, KWI Essen seit 2014 Editor of the…

Dr. Kathrin Yacavone

Academic Career since April 2022 – Thyssen@KWI International Fellow at the KWI Essen 2019 – 2022 – Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow at the Universities of Constance and Cologne 2011…