Dr Lena Steveker CV

Dr. Lena Steveker: Curriculum Vitae

 

Research Interests

early modern English drama and theatre, early modern pamphlets, early modern news culture, Border Studies, contemporary British fiction, British popular culture, literature and ethics cultural memory, cultural hermeneutics 

 

Academic Positions

• since Sept. 2018

akademische Rätin a.Z. / Senior Lecturer

Universität des Saarlandes, Fachrichtung Anglistik, Amerikanistik und Anglophone Kulturen, British Literary and Cultural Studies

• Sept. - Nov. 2015

Visiting Research Fellow, University of Sussex

• April 2014 - April 2016

maternity leave

• Oct. 2007 - Aug. 2018

wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (Habilitation) / Lecturer

Universität des Saarlandes, Fachrichtung 4.3, British Literary and Cultural Studies

• Aug. 2010 - Aug. 2011

maternity leave

• Oct. 2006 - Sept. 2007

wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (Promotion) / Junior Lecturer

Universität des Saarlandes, Fachrichtung 4.3, British Literary and Cultural Studies

• May 2004 - Sept. 2006

Kollegiatin / Associate Fellow

Graduate College "Cultural Hermeneutics: Reflections on Difference and Transdifference", Friedrich-Alexander-Universtität Erlangen-Nürnberg

 

University Education

 • Sept. 2007

Doctoral Degree

British Literary and Cultural Studies

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

doctoral thesis: "Indivudal Identity and the Memory of Culture in the Fiction of A.S. Byatt"; supervisor: Prof. Dr. Doris Feldmann

  • Sept. 2002

Staatsexamen

English Studies and Classical Studies

Universities of Mainz, Kent at Canterbury, Münster

 

Scholarships

• Nov. 2003 - Oct. 2006

Promotionsstipendium der Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes / doctoral research grant awarded by the German National Academic Foundation

• Nov. 1995 - Sept. 2002

Studiumsbegleitendes Stipendium der Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes / student grant awarded by the German National Academic Foundation

 

Teaching Experience

• Vorlesungen / lecture courses on

adaptations

British literature, 1945-2019

• Hauptseminare / MA seminars on

early modern literature and culture,

18th-century drama

Victorian literature,

contemporary literature

• Proseminare / BA seminars on

early modern drama and poetry,

18th-century novel,

19th-century fiction,

20th-century drama,

20th-century fiction,

21st-century fiction, 

contemporary British popular culture

• Introduction to Media Studies

• Introduction to Cultural Studies UK & Ireland