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Josephine Starke

Academic Researcher/Doctoral Candidate

josephine.starke@mailbox.tu-dresden.de

Photo  Josephine Starke

VITA

Academic career

  • 10/2019 - 09/2022 M.A. studies in Political Sciences ("International and European Governance") at the University of Münster and Sciences Po Lille
  • 09/2016 - 07/2019 B.A. studies in Political Science ("International and European Governance") at the University of Münster and Sciences Po Lille

Stays abroad

  • 02/2020 - 03/2020 Internship at the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Tunis, Tunisia
  • 09/2016 - 07/2017 as well as 09/2018 - 07/2019 Study abroad at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Lille, France, within the framework of a German-French double degree program ("Filière Intégrée Franco-Allemande") in cooperation with the University of Münster

Work experience

  • Since 03/2023 Research assistant at the Hannah Arendt Institute for Research on Totalitarianism at the TU Dresden
  • 03/2022 - 04/2022 Intern at the Memorial and Educational Center Andreasstraße Erfurt
  • 10/2021 - 10/2022 Student Assistant at the Chair of Global Governance (Prof.'in Vetterlein) at the University of Münster
  • 02/2020 - 03/2020 Intern at the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Tunis
  • 10/2019 - 04/2020 Tutor for Political Theory (Prof. Dr. Hidalgo) at the University of Münster

Linguistic proficiency

  • German (native language)
  • English (fluently)
  • French (fluently)

Research and teaching focus

Memory research
Biographical research
Transformation research with a focus on East Germany

Scholarships and Awards

  • 09/2016 - 07/2017 as well as 09/2018 - 07/2019 Scholarship of the German-French University (DFH) (to support the study abroad at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Lille)

LECTURES




The Endangered Promise of 1989. A Cohort-based Perspective on Transformation and Dictatorship in the Political Biographies of Eastern German AfD Politicians

27 September 2023 • Hannah-Arendt-Institut für Totalitarismusforschung an der TU Dresden e.V.
From Birth to Death. Age and Ageing in the Postsocialist Transformation zur Beschreibung