American Studies mit dem Schwerpunkt Gender Studies
Until further notice, I will shift my office hour to Skype meetings (or phone calls), please check the ekkV for slots!!!
Oct. 2020-June 2021: Co-Convenor of the Research Group "Global Contestations of Women's and Gender Rights" at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF), https://www.uni-bielefeld.de/(en)/ZiF/FG/2020Gender/
Since Oct. 2018: Professor for American Studies with a focus on Gender Studies, Bielefeld University
2013-2018: Postdoctoral researcher and instructor of the BMBF project "The Americas as Space of Entanglement(s)", Center for Inter-American Studies, Bielefeld University
2011-2013: Postdoctoral Fellow of the BMBF research project "desiguALdades.net. Interdependent Inequalities in Latin America", Freie Universität Berlin
August 2011: Dissertation, University of Potsdam (summa cum laude)
Dec. 2005: M.A., Humboldt University Berlin, American Studies, Hispanic Studies, Political Science
Since 2019: Member of the Zentrale Gleichstellungskommission of Bielefeld University
Since 2018: Board member of the Center for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies (IZG), Bielefeld University
Since 2017: Board member of the Center for InterAmerican Studies (CIAS), Bielefeld University
Since 2006: Organization of cultural-political events at the crossroads of academia and culture/politics (e.g. polar Salons, bpb metro, BE.BoP Black Europe Body Politics, theatre festival/symposium "Women/Images in the Americas in Movement")
Sept. 2017 and Sept. 2018: Guest lecturer at Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico
March-April 2016: Research stay in Boston, Massachusetts (Hutchins Center, Harvard University
June 2016: Research stay in New York (Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library)
Sept.-Oct. 2015: Research stay in Cuba (Universidad de la Habana, Casa de las Américas)
2011-2013: Instructor at the Gender Studies department at Humboldt University Berlin and the Lateinamerikainstitut, Freie Universität Berlin
Sept.-Oct. 2012: Research stays in Cuba and Mexico (Universidad de Habana, UNAM, UAM, Universidad de Guadalajara)
2011: Stipendiary of the "Programm für Gleichstellung", Potsdam University
2007-2010: Stipendiary Potsdam doctoral program "Cultures in/of Mobility", Potsdam University
2008-2011: Member of the DFG graduate school "Gender as a Category of Knowledge", Humboldt University Berlin
"Right-wing Populism and Gender"
"New Feminist Movements"
"Gender and Citizenship"
"Intersectional Feminist Politics of Entanglement in the Americas"
"New Feminist Movements in the Americas"
Further Research Interests
Critical Race Studies
Postcolonial and Decolonial Approaches
Critical Whiteness Perspectives
Gender and Global Inequalities
African American and Afro-Caribbean Feminisms