Curriculum Vitae

  • University of Paderborn: English, German, philosophy and education; examination in 1990.
  • 1986/87 DAAD scholarship: University of Reading, Berks., U.K..
  • Doctoral Fellowship by the German National Academic Foundation.
  • 1993: PhD, University of Paderborn (summa cum laude).
  • 1993-2001: Assistant Professor, University of Paderborn.
  • 1995: Fulbright Scholarship: New York University, New York City, USA.
  • 1998 and 1999: Research Fellowship, International Beckett Foundation, Reading, Berks., U.K.
  • 2000-2001: Deputy Professor, University of Augsburg
  • 2000-2004: Member of the Advisory Board of the Deutsche Anglistenverband
  • 12/2001: Full Professor and Chair of English Literature, University of Augsburg
  • Since 01/2006: Co-editor of Anglia. Zeitschrift für Englische Philologie.
  • 2008: Visiting Professor, University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Member of the Selection Committee at the German National Academic Foundation.