Dorothea Warneck MA

Curriculum vitae


  • November 2010-present: research associate at the Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena with responsability for the History and the Public Sphere research area and for the Kolleg´s public relations
  • 2010: coordinator of the master´s degree programme in European Studies at the University of Leipzig
  • 2006-2010: student assistant in the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) project "Communications spaces in Europe: Jewish cultures of knowledge beyond national borders" at the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture at the University of Leipzig
  • 2003-2010: completed an MA in West Slavic studies, Eastern and Southeastern European history, and political science in Mainz, Leipzig and Lublin



Research project


  • History and the Public Sphere research area
  • web-project "Cultures of History" Forum



Main areas of research


  • History of Jewish Museums in Europe
  • Museology, History of museums
  • Polish-Jewish history in the 19th/ 20th centuries
  • History of Polish-Jewish literature
  • History of Polish literature of the 20th century
  • Historical Culture
  • Polish history of the 19th/ 20th centuries
  • Contemporary history of East Central Europe