Curriculum Vitae

    Lena Pfeifer, M. A.


    Since 10/2019: PhD Project “The Ethics of ‘Nature’ and ‘Environment’ in the Discourse of the Anthropocene since the 1980s” (supervised by Prof. Dr. Catrin Gersdorf, Prof. Dr. MaryAnn Snyder-Körber, and Prof. Dr. Hannes Bergthaller)

    03/2019: MA English Studies (with a minor in philosophy), Heidelberg University

    08/2017: research stay at King’s College, Cambridge (UK)

    03/2016: BA Literary, Cultural, and Media Studies, Siegen University

    09–12/2014: semester abroad at University College Cork (Ireland)


    since 02/2020: doctoral fellowship of the Cusanuswerk (PhD)

    2015–2019: scholarship, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (BA and MA)

    2014–2019: scholarship, Cusanuswerk (BA and MA)

    08/2017: scholarship awarded by Heidelberg University for a research stay at King’s College, Cambridge (UK)

    2013 – 2014: scholarship, Deutschland-/NRW-Grant

    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

    Efacis – European Federation of Associations and Centres of Irish Studies