Teaching Positions (Academic)

  • Since October 2011 Lecturer in Literary and Media Studies (English-Speaking Cultures/Englisch)
  • Joined Bremen University in April 2010 as Lecturer in Literary Studies and Cultural History (English-Speaking Cultures/Englisch)
  • 2002–2010, German Language Tutor (A1 – B2), “Languages for All”, School of Arts, Roehampton University London, UK
  • 2007–2009, Literature Tutor, Department of English and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK
  • 2006–2008 Literature Tutor, School of Arts, Roehampton University London, UK
  • 1999–2000 Teaching Assistant, Institut für Anglistik (British Cultural Studies), Universität Leipzig


  • 2007, Ph.D., School of Arts, Section: Literature, Creative Writing and Media, Roehampton University London, UK
  • 1999, M.A. English & American Studies and Psychology, Universität Leipzig

Higher Education Didactics

  • 2009, “Changing Academic Practice” – one-day workshop at the Centre for Excellence in Preparing for Academic Practice, University of Oxford, UK.
  • 2005, Visiting Lecturers Development Sessions at the Roehampton Educational Development Centre, Roehampton University, UK

Professional Experience

  • 2009, Enrolment Officer and Centre Administrator, Lambeth College, Adare Centre, London
  • 2006–2009, German language tuition – GCE and GCSE, Duff Miller College; Lansdowne College; Collingham College, London
  • 2002–2008, Accounts Administrator/ Accounts Payable, Stocklight Ltd. T/A Bernard J Shapero Rare Books, London
  • 2000–2010, Self-employed language teacher for German as a Foreign Language and Business German


  • German: first language
  • English: fluent, written and spoken (C2)
  • Russian: reasonable speaking and reading knowledge (A2)
  • Hungarian: basic speaking and reading knowledge (A2)
  • French: basic speaking and reading knowledge (A1)

IT Skills

  • Intermediate to advanced working knowledge of MS application such as Word; Excel; Outlook; PowerPoint; Access, OpenOffice and e-communication; Basic knowledge of Typo 3 and WordPress