PD Dr. Stefanie Schäfer



Marie Curie Individual Fellowship, Universität Wien, Projekt TACOMO (Transnational Cowgirl Mobilities)

https://anglistik.univie.ac.at/research/research-projects/tacomo/Externer Link

2020  Visiting Professor of American Studies, Augsburg University (chair Prof. Katja Sarkwosky)
2018-2019 Visiting Professor of American Studies (esp. culture) FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, (chair Prof. Heike Paul)

Habilitation at FSU Jena, venia legendi: North American Literature and Culture, Yankee Yarns: Storytelling and the Invention of the National Body in 19th-Century American Culture (under contract with Edinburgh UP, publication date: 2021)

2017 Pro Chance A1 Förderlinie der FSU Jena zur Steigerung der Berufungsfähigkeit
2015-2016 parental leave
2015 „good practice“-award in teaching, Prorektorat Lehre, FSU Jena
2012-2013 research fellowship, John W. Kluge Center, Library of Congress, Washington DC; funded by a DAAD Postdoc-scholarship
2010-2020 assistant professor of American Studies, FSU Jena (chair Prof. Caroline Rosenthal)
2007-2010 research assistant English Literature and Culture, Ruprecht-Karls University of Heidelberg (chair  Prof. Vera Nünning)
2006-2009 Dr. phil. (Anglistik/English), Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg, Dissertation: Just the Two of Us: Self-Narration and Recognition in the Contemporary American Novel (Trier, WVT, 2011)
1999-2005 MA and state teacher’s degree, English and French Philologies, Trier University and University of Minnesota