Institute of Modern History

Leon Zimmermann

Research Associate

Contact

Universität Tübingen
Seminar für Neuere Geschichte
Wilhelmstr. 36
72074 Tübingen
+49 (0) 7071/29-78508
Leon.Zimmermannspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

Office hours:

By appointment, either digitally or personally.
Office: Hegelbau, 2. Floor, Room 209


Vita

April 2022
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

am Seminar für Neuere Geschichte, Universität Tübingen

2022
Master of Arts

at the University of Tübingen. Thesis: „The Networks of Sir Matthew Decker (1679-1749): Transnational Finance, Investment and Social Mobility in the 18th Century“

2020-2022
Scientific Assistant and Tutor

at the Seminar of Modern History and the Collaborative Research Centre 923 „Threatened Orders“

2020-2022
Studies (M.A.): History

2019-2020
Student Assistant and Tutor

at the Seminar of Modern History and the Collaborative Research Centre 923 „Threatened Orders“

2016-2020
Studies (B.A.): History and Anglistics


Research

Research Interests

  • Economic History of the 18th and 19th Century
  • History of the British Empire and the East India Company

Publications

With Renate Dürr, Karoline Müller and Jonas Schmidt: Entry on „Volquard Iversen“ in the Literaturwissenschaftliches Verfasserlexikon 17, Band 4 (est. Berlin/Boston 2022).


Teaching

Summer term 2022

Übung

Der US-amerikanische Walfang im globalen 19. Jahrhundert
Mi. 14-16 c.t., Hegelbau, Großer Übungsraum Osteuropa