Marie-Theres Federhofer

Adjunct Professor - Tysk og germansk
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Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Niels Treschows hus 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1003 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Illness literature og narrative medicine
  • History of science, especially 18th and 19th century
  • Dilettantism in art and science
  • Cultural translation processes
  • Member of research group "Arctic Humanities", UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Courses taught

Autumn 2020  TYSK 4309: Illness in German contemporary literature

Background

2018 – 2022   Henrik-Steffens-professor at Nordeuropa-Institut,

                       Humboldt-Universität zu  Berlin

2008 – d.d.     Professor in German Literature and Culture

                       UiT The Arctic University of Norway

2001 – 2008  Associate Professor in German Literature and Culture

                      UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Awards

Willy Brandt-award 2019

Positions held

2013 – 2017    Vice-Dean research, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and

                          Education, UiT The Arctic University of Norway                 

2012 – 2017    Head of the Norwegian Board of the German-Norwegian Study Center

                        (Deutsch-Norwegisches Studienzentrum, Kiel)

2010 – 2012    Head of the Norwegian Society for 18th Century Studies

2008 – 2009    Head of the National PhD-school in the Humanities and Arts

                        TBLR (Tekst, bilde, lyd, rom)

2005 – 2009    Vice-Dean research, Faculty of Humanities, UiT

                   

Tags: German, German Literature, Medical Humanities, Environmental Humanities, Travel Writing, Narrative Theory, Translation Theory, Arctic discourses, Dilettantism
Published Aug. 5, 2020 9:10 AM - Last modified Sep. 30, 2020 1:02 PM