Education

University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany (04/2001-12/2005)

  • Ph.D in History (December 2005, summa cum laude)
  • Dissertation: “The ‘Other’ Alliance: Global Protest and Student Unrest in West Germany and the U.S., 1962-1972”
  • Doctoral Advisers: Detlef Junker (Heidelberg), Akira Iriye (Harvard University)
  • M.A. in English and History (completed July 2002)
  • Master’s thesis: “The Whole World is Watching” – The New Left as a Transatlantic Experience in 1968

 

University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany (10/2000-04/01)

  • Pursuing graduate studies in English and History

 

Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts (09/1999-05/2000)

  • Attended advanced seminars, special topics courses and independent studies in American History and English

 

University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany (10/1997-07/1999)

  • Completed undergraduate studies in English and History
  • English and Ancient History with honors (=4.0); Medieval History: well above average
  • Initiated graduate coursework in Ancient History and English