Immo Rebitschek, MA

Curriculum Vitae

Immo Rebitschek has been a PhD student in the Imre Kertész Kolleg graduate school since January 2013. Prior to that he worked as a research associate and a graduate assistant at the Kolleg. He also participated in the Internet project “[Ge]denkmuster: Sowjetische Verbrechen - russische Erinnerung” organised by the Department of Eastern European History at Friedrich Schiller University Jena in cooperation with the Buchenwald Memorial.
Immo Rebitschek studied modern history, German and religious studies in Jena from 2006 to 2011 and completed a Master’s thesis on “Das Lager schreiben. Der stalinistische GULag in der westdeutschen und angelsächsischen Geschichtsschreibung” (Writing the camp. The Stalinist GULag in West German and Anglo-American historiography).

Research project at the Kolleg

Cultures of History Forum

Main research areas

  • Soviet history
  • The history of historiography in the twentieth century
  • Russia as a culture of remembrance