CV


Research Interests
 
Topics                             
Media cultures in the Alps-Adriatic region, avant-gardes, Yugoslav wars in text, picture, film, current narrators from South Eastern Europe in Germany


Theories                         
Film historical and film philosophical issues, intermediality, aesthetics of violence, the 20th century as a 'century of uncertainty' 

 


Academic Career


Since 08/12/2018       
Associate professor for German Studies, University of Split, Croatia


02/2018-11/2018         
Research coordinator, Siegen University, Germany, DFG/German Research Foundation, conference 100 years on from Fiume: Talks on Gabriele D’Annunzio at the German-Italian Centre for European Excellence Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, Italy (19.-22.11.2018)


09/2017-01/2018         
Temporary professor for German Studies, Siegen University


12/2016-03/2019         
Assistant professor for Literary Studies, Siegen University 


07/2016-10/2016         
Post-doc research grant, Siegen University


10/2010-02/2016         
Research and teaching associate for German Studies, Siegen University


04/2009-09/2010         
Post-doc research grant, Centre for Gender Studies, Siegen University


04/2006-03/2009         
Research associate
, Siegen University, DFG/German Research Foundation, research project Power and Body Staging in Italian Media Culture, project leader: prof. dr. Walburga Hülk-Althoff


01/2006-03/2006         
Research assistant for Italian Studies, Siegen University


07/2002-12/2005         
Research associate, Siegen University, DFG/German Research Foundation, research project Power and Body Staging. Models and Impulses of the Italian Avant-Garde, project leader: prof. dr. Walburga Hülk-Althoff


08/1999-06/2002       
Research assistant for Italian Studies, Siegen University


10/1996-07/1999         
Student assistant in Italian Literature, Siegen University


 

Scholarships and Awards


07/2016-10/2016         
Post-doc research grant, Siegen University


10/2011-09/2012         
Mentoring-Program FraMeS, Siegen University, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Film Studies 


04/2009-09/2010         
Post-doc research grant, Centre for Gender Studies, Siegen University 


28/11/2007                   
Science prize for the PhD thesis, Siegen University 


04/2001-03/2002         
Graduate scholarship awarded by the federal state of Northrhine-Westphalia


06/2000-12/2000         
Graduate scholarship awarded by the DFG/German Research Foundation


09/1996                         
Scholarship awarded by the Centro Culturale – Casa A. Zanussi in Pordenone, Italy

 


Education and Qualifications


23/11/2016
Habilitation in Literary Studies, Siegen University


06/04/2010
Habilitation in German Literature, University of Zadar, Croatia


09/11/2006                   
PhD in Literary Studies, Siegen University


31/07/1999                   
MA (Master of Arts) in German Literature, Italian Literature and Art History, Siegen University 


10/1992-07/1999        
studied German Literature, Italian Literature and Art History, Siegen University 


10/1990-09/1991        
studied German Language and Literature and Art History, University of Split, Philosophical Faculty of Zadar, Croatia



Professional Positions and Functions


Since 2017                     
German Society for Croatian Studies
(president)


2013-2019                     
Centre for Gender Studies, Siegen University (member)


Since 2009                     
German Society for Croatian Studies (member)

 


Conferences (Organized/Co-organized)


Conference for Walburga Hülk-Althoff Madame Bovary, c'est nous! Lektüren eines Jahrhundertromans, Siegen University, 11.10.2019 (co-organizer), flyer.

Conference 100 Years on from Fiume: Talks on Gabriele D’Annunzio, German-Italian Centre for European Excellence Villa Vigoni, 19.-22.11.2018 (co-organizer), homepage, homepage Villa Vigoni


Workshop Aesthetics of Violence: Pier Paolo Pasolini and Michael Haneke, Siegen University, 11.-12.10.2012 (co-organizer), homepage, review, video, video.


Workshop Women in War: Victim, Prey, Defector or Messenger of Humanization? Patterns in the Bosnian War and the Second World War, Siegen University, 22.-23.07.2010 (organizer), homepage.

Exhibition EXodus by the German-Polish photographer Georgia Krawiec, Siegen University, 26.02.-30.04.2009 (curator), video.


Workshop Body in Motion: Models and Impulses of the Italian Avant-Garde, Siegen University, 03.-04.12.2007 (co-organizer).


Workshop Face in Early Film, Siegen University, 05.-06.11.2004 (co-organizer), homepage.

Conference Ancient Myths – New Media, Siegen University, 02.-03.02.2004 (co-organizer), homepage.



FORSCHUNG 


Themen

Medienkulturen des Alpen-Adria-Raumes, historische Avantgarden, Jugoslawienkrieg in Text, Bild, Film, deutschsprachige Erzähler aus Südosteuropa


Theorien

Filmhistorische und filmphilosophische Fragestellungen, Intermedialität, Ästhetik der Gewalt, 20. Jahrhundert als ein Jahrhundert der Verunsicherung