Curriculum Vitae


November 2020 to July 2021

Lectureship and DAAD Return Fellowship

RWTH Aachen University

September 2015 to July 2020

DAAD Professor of German Studies

University of Calgary (Alberta, Canada)


Junior Fellow

Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg, Greifswald

May 2005 to May 2015

Research assistant (literature mediation in the media), head of the editorial staff of

Philipps University Marburg

May 2012 until March 2015

Research assistant in the project of Prof. Dr. Jörg Döring (The Adlon Tapes: On the Text Genesis of "Tristesse Royale", as part of the research network "Aesthetics and Pragmatics of Cultural Criticism"; funded by the DFG 2011-2015)

University of Siegen

Winter semester 2014/2015 Marburg and Siegen

Research associate, 50 % each 2 SWS teaching in Marburg and 6 SWS teaching in Siegen

University of Siegen / Philipps University Marburg

Winter semester 2013/2014

Deputy professorship for Modern German Philology, Media and Cultural Studies

University of Siegen


Inaugural lecture and appointment as private lecturer

Venia Legendi for Modern German Literature

Philipps-University Marburg

Summer term 2012

Guest Researcher in the Research Training Group "Generational History

Georg-August-University Göttingen

February 8, 2012

Appointment as Dr. phil. habil., postdoctoral colloquium at the FB German Studies and Art Sciences

Philipps-University Marburg

Winter semester 2009/2010

Deputy professorship, History of Modern German Literature/Literary Theory

Philipps-University Marburg



Free University of Berlin


Scholarship of the Arno Schmidt Foundation, Bargfeld

Research stay in Cordingen, Lower Saxony

Winter semester 1994 to winter semester 2001 / winter semester 1992 to summer semester 1993

Study of modern German literature, modern history and theater, film and television studies

Free University of Berlin