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Michael Offermann, M. A.



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Curriculum vitae

Since 10/2013: PhD candidate at Swiss National Science Foundation professorship held by Prof Stephan Scheuzger, ‘The Global Production and Circulation of Knowledge of Punishment and Social Control’, University of Bern.

10/2011 – 09/2013: M.A. in History, Heidelberg University

10/2012 – 05/2013: Studies in History, Queen Mary, University of London

2010 – 2013: Student Assistant, Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe", Projects B9 and MC12

10/2008 – 06/2011: B.A. in History and Political Science, Heidelberg University

Selected publications

‘Ship Newspapers and Passenger Life Aboard Transoceanic Steamships in the Late Nineteenth Century’, in: Transcultural Studies 3/1 (2012), pp. 77–121, http://archiv.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/ojs/index.php/transcultural/article/view/9363 (with Roland Wenzlhuemer).

Conference report ‘Being in transit – Shipboard Travel and its role in Nineteenth-Century Globalization’, 04.04.2013–06.04.2013, Heidelberg, in: H-Soz-u-Kult, 31.05.2013, http://hsozkult.geschichte.hu-berlin.de/tagungsberichte/id=4824http://hsozkult.geschichte.hu-berlin.de/tagungsberichte/id=4824 (with Johanna de Schmidt).