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ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT

 

August 2017 - present

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GERMAN
JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY

August 2016 - May 2017

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GERMAN
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

August 2015 - May 2016

ANDREW W. MELLON DOCTORAL FELLOW
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

September 2014-August 2015

FULBRIGHT DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOW
GERMAN-AMERICAN FULBRIGHT COMMISSION
FREIE UNIVERSITÄT BERLIN / MAX-PLANCK-INSTITUT FÜR BILDUNGSFORSCHUNG

EDUCATION

 
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2016

PHD IN GERMAN STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

Doctoral-Level Certificate in Cultural Studies, 2014
Fulbright Fellow and Visiting Doctoral Candidate, Freie Universität Berlin, 2014-2015

2012

MA IN GERMAN STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

    

2010

BA IN GERMAN, HEIDELBERG UNIVERSITY

Summa cum laude. Honors program diploma.
DAAD Undergraduate Scholar at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, 2008-2009

AWARDS, HONORS, AND FELLOWSHIPS

College of Arts & Letters Mini Grant, James Madison University​, 2021

College of Arts & Letters Educational Leave, James Madison University​, 2019

Edna T. Shaeffer Humanist Award, James Madison University​, 2018

European Studies Center Small Grant for Faculty Research and Travel, University of Pittsburgh, 2017

Speaking in the Disciplines Faculty Seminar Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2016

Andrew W. Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2015-2016

Cultural Studies Small Grant for Summer Research, 2015

Fulbright U.S. Student Graduate Research Fellowship, Berlin, Germany, 2014-2015

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Long-Term Research Grant, award declined, 2014-2015


German Historical Institute (GHI) Archival Summer Seminar in Germany, 2014

Cultural Studies Small Grant for Summer Research, 2014

Graduate School Experience in German Studies Program Fellow at Ohio State University, 2009

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Undergraduate Scholarship, Heidelberg, Germany, 2008-2009