Prorektorin Lehre
Prof. Dr. Kornelia Freitag

Prorektorin für Lehre und Internationales

Prof. Dr. Kornelia Freitag

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
UV 3/376
44780 Bochum
Telefon: +49 234 32 24745
Fax: +49 234 32 14504
E-Mail: prorektor-lehre@rub.de

Lebenslauf

Scientific Degrees

  • 2001 Habilitation, Universität Potsdam, Thesis. “Cultural Criticism in Contemporary Experimental Women’s Writing in the U.S.A.”
  • 1985 Dr. phil., Universität Potsdam, Thesis. “Die Lyrik Stephen Cranes: künstlerischer Ausdruck eines veränderten Verhältnisses des Dichters zu seiner Welt am Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts”
  • 1981 Teaching Diploma for English and Russian (Diplomlehrer für English und Russisch, Universität Potsdam)

Professional Career

  • Since 2002 Chair of American Studies, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • 2011 and 2015 Visiting scholar, English Department, University of Washington, Seattle
  • 1981-2002 Assistant professor, Universität Potsdam
  • 1992/93 Visiting scholar, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Stanford University
  • 1997/98 Associate scholar, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Stanford University

Academic Service

  • Since 2018 Steering Committee Member The European University Association Learning & Teaching Initiative
  • Since 2018 Spokesperson for the Vice Rectors for Academic Affairs of North Rhein-Westphalia
  • Since 2015 Vice Rector for Academic and International Affairs, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • 2012-2015 Member of the Senate of Ruhr-University Bochum
  • 2010-2013 Speaker of the Humanities in the Executive Board of the Ruhr-University Research School
  • 2007-2009 Dean of the Faculty of Philology, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • 2005-2007 Vice Dean of the Faculty of Philology, Ruhr-University Bochum

Selected Awards

  • 10/96 - 09/00 Habilitation Grant of the Volkswagen-Foundation
  • 09/92 - 07/93 Research Grant of the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

Selected Memberships

  • Since 1990 German Association for American Studies
  • Since 2000 Modern Language Association
Mitglieder des Rektorats
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