Professional Activities and Interests

Professional Activities


  • Organising a Conference in July, titled “The Social History of the East German Healthcare System: Reflections on the Organisation, Politics, and People of Socialist Health Provision”, Stuttgart, Germany.


  • Research Fellow at the Institute for the History of Medicine, Robert Bosch Foundation, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Contracted Historian by the Saxon Medical Association for the Book Project “The Establishment of the Medical Association in Saxony” for the Period of Imperial Germany, 1871-1918


  • Contracted Research Assistant by Dr. Heather Wolffram, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Contracted Historian by Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung (bpb), Germany
  • Assistant Lecturer at the University of Kent, United Kingdom
  • Editor of the Blog “Munitions of the Mind” – Online Presence of the Centre for the History of War, Media and Society at the University of Kent, United Kingdom → Link to the Blog


  • Co-Organiser of the Conference “From War to Post-War: Reflection on the End of the Second World War”, held at the University of Kent, United Kingdom – May 6, 2015 → Read Conference Report

Professional Societies

  • Association of the Memorial Site Großschweidnitz e.V.
  • The Australian and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine (ANZSHM)
  • The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM)
  • The German History Society (GHS)
  • The International Society for the History of Medicine (ISHM)
  • The Society for the Social History of Medicine (SSHM)


  • Interested in Public Engagement, Outreach, Policy-Making and Event Organisation
  • Participating in History Documentaries, Lectures, and Presentations
  • Developing Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Past (Architecture/Medicine/Psychology/Sociology)
  • Digital Humanities (XML: TEI P5, TEI ODD, BookDoc)