Curriculum Vitae

    Dr. Katrin Horn


    Aug 2015 – Defense of Ph.D. Thesis: CAMP / POP – Interventions into Pop-Cultural Discourses of Gender and Sexuality

    Oct 2012 – Participant at the Fulbright American Studies Institute “Contested Visions: The United States in 2012,” San Francisco State University, CA

    Jul 2011 – Participant at the UCD Clinton Institute for American Studies Summer School, Dublin

    Apr 2003-July 2008 – Theater/Media Studies, American Culture and English Literature at FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg

    Oct 2002-March 2003 – American Culture, English Literature and Art History at LMU, Munich

    Professional Experience

    March-Nov 2014 – Research Assistant at the DFG-funded project Voice and Singing in US-American Popular Music, 1900-1960, Liszt School of Music Weimar

    April 2010-July 2015 – Lecturer at FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg and University of Bayreuth

    Sep-Nov 2010 – Visiting Researcher at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA


    April 2015 – Awarded one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship for the Advancement of Young Female Scholars (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)

    Mar 2012 – DAAD Grant for participation in the Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference (SCMS), Boston, MA

    May 2011 – Recipient of the Travel Grant by the Dr. Alfred Vinzl-Trust to attend the “Clinton Institute Summer School” at the University College of Dublin, Ireland

    March 2010 – Recipient of the Harvard Graduate Fellowship for the Humanities, Sponsored by Harvard Club München e.V.

    Nov 2009 – Awarded three-year Graduate Scholarship distributed by Universität Bayern e.V. (Elite Network of Bavaria)

    July-Oct 2009 – Fellow at interdisciplinary Ph.D. program of the German Federal Research Council "Cultural Hermeneutics: Reflections of Difference & Transdifference," FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg