Doctoral Candidate (Prof. Dr. Birgitt Röttger-Rössler)
Field of Activity
Doctoral Research "Emotional Dynamics in Vietnamese Berlin" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Birgitt Röttger-Rössler)
Research Associate with teaching duties, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Freie Universität Berlin
PhD candidate, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Freie Universität Berlin. Dissertation title (working): Feeling and Memory in Vietnam and its Diaspora.
Master of Arts in Modern German History (with distinction), Cardiff University, UK. Dissertation title: German Imperial Anthropology in Historical and International Context.
Master of Arts in Social Anthropology, University of St. Andrews, UK. Dissertation title: Flooding the Future: The Social and Symbolic Anatomy of a ‘Natural Disaster’.
Other professional experiences
Assistant Archaeologist. Office of Archaeological Studies, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
Summer Term 2014
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, BA Level: Migration, Gender and Emotion.
Winter Term 2013/2014
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, MA Level: Migration, Gender and Emotion.
Exploratory fieldwork in northern and central Vietnam.
Research and teaching interests
- Post-socialist transformations
- Re-enchantment and religious revivals
- Anthropology of emotion/ psychological anthropology
- Social memory
- Migration and diaspora
- History and/of anthropology