Christiane Wendler studied History, Media Studies and Yiddish at the University of Trier. She received a Magistra Artium with her thesis “Der innerjüdische Emanzipationsdiskurs 1860-1871”. Her PhD investigates orthodox Jewish Publications of the 19th century. Since 2013 she is executive editor of the Importing Asta Nielsen Database. As such she is responsible to coordinate future development regarding technical limitations and ideas as well as structuring the content.