Curriculum Vitae

Molina Klingler, M. A.


PhD project “The Unalienable Right of Life: Multispecies Democracy and Speculative Writing” (working title)

05/2019: Teaching Degree for Secondary Education (Staatsexamen Lehramt Gymnasium), JMU Würzburg/Teesside University (UK)

11/2018: Master of Arts with distinction, English-Speaking-Cultures/German Language and Literature, JMU Würzburg/Eastern Illinois University (USA)

05/2016: Bachelor of Arts, English and American Studies/German Language and Literature, JMU Würzburg/Teesside University (UK)

Scholarships and Awards

Since 10/2020: doctoral fellowship of the Heinrich-Böll Stiftung

2020 John W. Kluge Center Fellowship (Library of Congress) of the BAA (Bavarian American Academy)

10/2020 Salzburg Global American Studies Program (digital): What Future for Democracy? Revisiting the American Constitution (U.S. Embassy stipend)

2016-2020 Rechtsanwalt-Richard-Schmitt Grant: Annual Stipend

06/2018 International Summer Academy Scholarship of the BAA (Bayerische Amerika Akademie) “Questions of the Archive”, Florida International University, Miami, USA

02-03/2017 Winter School “Literature in a Globalized World” Scholarship (DAAD-funded) Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

07/2016 Oskar-Karl-Forster Stipend

05/2015 Asian Studies Paper Award 1st place Undergraduate; Asian Studies Department, Eastern Illinois University

04/2015 Distinguished International Student Award; Office of International Students and Scholars, Eastern Illinois University

04/2015 Women Studies Paper Award 1st place Undergraduate; Women Studies Department, Eastern Illinois University

05-08/2015 DAAD Travel Grant: Goethe-Institut Manila, Philippines

08/2014-05/2015 Academic Exchange Stipend – Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, USA

07-08/2014 Fulbright American Studies Summer Session Scholarship “Concepts of ‘Race’ in a Transnational Context” Humboldt University, Berlin

09/2011-05/2012 ERASMUS Grant: Teesside University, Middlesbrough, UK

02/2011-04/2011 DAAD Travel Grant: NGO environmental education program with AIESEC, Shanghai/Nanjing, China

Membership in Professional Organizations

DGfA - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Amerikastudien (German Association for American Studies)

EASLCE – European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture, and the Environment

Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Society

Fulbright-Alumni e.V. (The German Fulbright Alumni Association)