Prof.'in Dr. J. Roth American Studies / Gender Studies
PhD students - running
Leonie Wolters , PhD project: “Feministische Diskursstrategien im Spannungsfeld von kolonialen Kontinuitäten: Machtkritische und intersektionale Perspektiven auf Gender und Economic Justice Ansätze”
Lívia de Souza Lima
PhD project: "Occupying Traditional Political Spaces: Black, Female and Peripheral representation in the Rio de Janeiro State Legislative Assembly"
Edith Otero Quezada
PhD project: "Political Participation, Embodied Experiences, and Emotions in Nicaragua"
PhD students - completed
Matti Steinitz (as 2nd supervisor)
PhD project: "Between Spanish Harlem, Funky Colón, and Black Rio. Soul, Migration of Music, and Translocal Identity Constructions in the Black Power Era (1965-1975)", defense July 2023
Laura Borchert (as 2nd supervisor)
PhD project: " “Beyond Obergefell: A Law and Culture Approach to the Potential Bond Between Sexual Orientation and Suspect Classification”, defense December 2022
Gonçalo Piolti Cholant
(Universidad d Coimbra, as external committee member, defence 2019)
PhD project: "Since Why is Difficult:The Representation of Violence and Trauma in African-American and Afro-Caribbean Literature by Women: Autobiography, Fiction, and Subjectivity Construction in the Bildungsroman", defense 2019