PD Gabriele Dietze studied philosophy, German and sociology at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. From 1980 to 1991 she worked as editor-in-chief of Rotbuch Verlag in Berlin and received her doctorate at the John F. Kennedy Institute for American Studies at the FU Berlin in 1996. In 2003 she habilitated in American Studies at the Humboldt University in Berlin.
She has been involved in numerous academic research projects and taught at several American universities, including Max Kade Professor at Columbia University, New York, Robert Bosch Visiting Professor of Germanic and English Studies at the University of Chicago and, in the winter semester 2017/18, Harris Guest Professor of Gender Studies at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.
As part of the visiting professorship, PD Dr. Dietze offered an exercise and a workshop on the topic of her current research project. She also opened this year's colloquium of the Center for Postcolonial and Gender Studies at the University of Tier (21-22 June 2018) with a public lecture.
Representatives of other universities and colleges in Rhineland-Palatinate can invite PD Dr. Dietze as KMF Visiting Professor to give guest lectures at their institutions. The programme provides for the possibility of financial support. If you are interested, please contact the secretariat of International History at: buchmei@uni-trier.