Curriculum Vitae

2005declined offer of a professorship at the University of Paderborn
2004vice-dean of the Faculty of Modern Languages
2002Chair for German Medieval Studies, Tübingen University
2000 Chair for German Philology, Regensburg University
1999-2000substitution for the professorial chair, Regensburg University
1997-2000university lecturer at the University of Bielefeld
1996-1997substitution for the Academic Council, University of Bielefeld
1996Habilitation, Paderborn University
Habilitation research grant of the German Research Foundation (DFG); Postdoctoral research grant of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
1989Ph.D., Marburg University
1984M.A., University of Marburg, research assistant at the University of Marburg and Paderborn
studies in German, History and Education, University of Paderborn and Marburg

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