Curriculum Vitae

(complete CV available upon request)


Education and Teaching
2010- Assistant Professor (Akad. Rat a.Z.), American Studies, University of Augsburg
2014 Post-Doctoral Degree (Habilitation), University of Augsburg
"The African American Sonnet, 1870-2000: Form, Territory, and the Transnational Imagination"
2009 Dissertation, University of Augsburg (with highest honors)
"The Self as Object in Modernist Fiction: James, Joyce, Hemingway"
2006-2010 Instructor, American Studies, University of Augsburg
2006 M.A., University of Augsburg
major: American Studies; minors: English Literature, Classical Studies


Fellowships, Honors, Awards
2012-13 Visiting Research Fellow, Du Bois Institute, Harvard University
2011 Donald C. Gallup Fellowship in American Literature, Beinecke Library, Yale University
2011 Dissertation Prize, Bavarian American Academy
2011 Eccles Centre Visiting European Fellowship in North American Studies, British Library, London
2008 Travel Grant, James Joyce Summer School, University College Dublin
2008 Research Grant, University of Pittsburgh
2005 DAAD Research Grant, Université Paris IV-Sorbonne
2003-2004 DAAD Study Abroad Grant, Brandeis University