Funding, Scholarships, Awards

  • 2018 International Conference "Translation, Migration and Literature" (DFG and Freunde und Förderer der Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf; with Vera E. Gerling)
  • 2017 International Graduate Conference "Gefühlskulturen des 18. Jahrhunderts" (Fritz-Wiedemann Stiftung)
  • 2016 International Conference "Environments and Ethics in Anglophone Literatures" (DFG, with Dr. Sonja Frenzel)
  • 2014 "Ecocritical Perspectives on Reading Urban Environments from Early to Late Modernity" (Strategischer Forschungsfond der Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf)
  • 2013 International Conference "Präsenz und Evidenz fremder Dinge im 18. Jahrhunderts/Presence and Evidence of Unfamiliar Things in the 18th-century" (DFG)
  • 2011 Bayerisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Bildung und Kunst
  • 2010-2012 "Internationalen European PhD net Literary and Cultural Studies" (Universität Gießen), DAAD, Status: Associated Advisor
  • 2009 international Conference "Wissenswandel - Wissensinnovation in den Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaften" (Alfred Toepfer Stiftung; with Prof. Dr. Gesa Stedman)
  • 2008 "International European PhD net Literary and Cultural Studies", DAAD, Status: Associated Advisor
  • 2008 International Round Table "Methods in English Culture, Language, and Literature Studies", DFG (with Prof. Dr. Liselotte Anderwald, Prof. Alexander Bergs, Prof. Dr. Ute Berns, Prof. Dr. Roger Lüdeke, Prof. Dr. Christian Huck and Prof. Dr. Erik Redling)
  • 2006-2010 International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen (Excellence Initiative) Status: Principal Investigator
  • 2006-2008 Project "Sport als postkolonialer Erinnerungsort" (Sports as Postcolonial Sites of Remembrance), SFB "Erinnerungskulturen" (Memory Cltures), Status: Associate Member
  • 2006 Grant for Excellent Young Researchers, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen
  • 2005 "Erinner­ungskulturen", Status: drafter of the proposal text and executive board (with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Reulecke, Prof. Dr. Horst Carl, Prof. Dr. Günter Oesterle and Prof. Dr. Dietmar Rieger)
  • 2005 Nominated for the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz-Preis of German Research Foundation (nominated by the President of Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen)
  • 2005 Award for the Best PhD Thesis (Sprache, Literatur und Kultur /Language, Literature and Culture, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen)
  • 2003 Research Fellowship of the University of British Columbia, Vancouver
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