Portrait of Prof. Dr. Florian Freitag at University of Duisburg-Essen.
Prof. Dr. Florian Freitag / (c) UDE

American Studies

Prof. Dr. Florian Freitag

University of Duisburg-Essen
American Studies
R12 S04 H11
Universitätsstr. 12
45141 Essen

Office R12 S04 H11
Phone +49 201 183-3412

E-mail florian.freitag [at] uni-duisburg-essen.de

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Research Interests


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  • 2011-2019 Postdoctoral Researcher, Obama Institute, JGU Mainz, Germany
  • 2015-2016 Visiting Scholar, CityTech (CUNY), New York, USA
  • 2006–2011 Doctoral Student, Department of Literature, University of Konstanz, Germany
  • 2009 Visiting Scholar, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2002–2003 Exchange student, Department of American Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
  • 1998–2005 Student of English and French, University of Konstanz, Germany