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Education

 

1991

First teachers’ state examination and Master of Arts in History and German

1996

PhD (Dr. phil.), dissertation: “Der observante Dominikaner Johannes Mulberg († 1414) und der Basler Beginenstreit”

2006

Habilitation, University of Mannheim, dissertation: “Soziale Gruppen in der Stadt—das Beispiel der Zünfte in Straßburg”

 

Academic career

 

1997

Postdoc, University of California, Berkeley/USA (funded by the German Research Foundation)

since 1998

teaching at the universities Konstanz, Luzern (Switzerland), Stuttgart, Mannheim

2002-2004

 

2007

Gerda Henkel research grant for the project “Die Zünfte in Straß­burg”

 

Research grant provided by the German Historical Institute Paris

 

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2007 

(Temporary) Academic Councillor, University of Mannheim

2010

Senior Fellow (January-June), Zukunftskolleg, University of Constance as part of the Excellence Initiative

SS 2011- present

Chair of Medieval History (W3), University of Cologne

SS 2014

Fellow, International Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Studies Morphomata, University of Cologne

WS 2017

John Bennett Distinguished Visiting Scholar, University of Toronto/CA