Biography

Senior Researcher at the Hamburg Foundation for the Advancement of Research and Culture; associated at the Hamburg Institute for Social Research

Since October 2023: Visiting Research Fellow at Goldsmiths College, University of London

2010-present: Co-coordinator of the „International Research Group ‚Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict’“

2001-present: Contact for the Working Group „War and Gender“

April 2018: Guest Professor at the Départment d’histoire, Sciences Po, Paris

2008-2015 Guest Researcher from the Hamburg Foundation for the Advancement of Research and Culture at the Hamburg Institute for Social Research

2008 Associated with the Ravensbrück Concentration Camp Memorial

2008 Completion of a doctoral degree in history at the University of Cologne

2005 Research Fellow, German Historical Institute, Washington, DC

2003–2007: Scholarship holder, Hamburg Foundation for the Advancement of Research and Culture

2001–2003: Staff member in the Research Unit: Theory and History of Violence

1996–2001: Editorial assistant for the journal "Beiträge zur Geschichte der nationalsozialistischen Verfolgung in Norddeutschland", published by the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial

1994: Recipient of a scholarship from ASA; research stay in Seoul, South Korea

Studied history, modern German literature, and Korean studies at the University of Hamburg and Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea