School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

Dr Franz Fromholzer

Franz

Alexander-von-Humboldt Fellow

Email: f.fromholzer@qmul.ac.uk

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born in Straubing

Studies in history, German and Spanish literature at the universities of Regensburg, Augsburg and Valladolid

2001/2002 Assistant, project of the German research committee (DFG) "Formen und Funktionen des Krieges im Mittelalter" (Prof. Dr. Klaus Ridder, Regensburg)

Spring 2006 state examen

2006/2007 Research Assistant in German Literature (Prof. Dr. Mathias Mayer, Augsburg)

2007-2009 PhD scholarship of the Elite Network of Bavaria

2009-2018 Research Assistant in German Literature (Prof. Dr. Mathias Mayer, Augsburg)

2012 PhD "Gefangen im Gewissen. Evidenz und Polyphonie der Gewissensentscheidung auf dem deutschsprachigen Theater der Frühen Neuzeit"

2013 Science Award for dissertation (University of Augsburg)

spring 2014 DAAD lectureship at the University of České Budějovice

2015- 2017 elected member of the faculty council (University of Augsburg)

Autumn 2017 DAAD lectureship at the University of Brno

Since 2018 Feodor Lynen-Research Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation at Queen Mary University London

 

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