Professur für Amerikanistik/Cultural and Media Studies
Curriculum Vitae: Prof. Dr. Karsten Fitz

Curriculum Vitae: Prof. Dr. Karsten Fitz

JahrStationen im Lebenslauf
Seit Okt. 2007Professor of American Studies/Culture and Media Studies at the University of Passau

Sommersemester 2007

Interim professor and chair (Lehrstuhlvertretung) of American Studies/Intercultural Anglophone Studies at the University of Bayreuth
Dez. 2006Habilitation at the University of Regensburg; venia legendi: American Studies
2000 - 2007Assistant Professor of American Studies at the University of Regensburg
2002/2003Fulbright American Studies Fellowship of the German-American Fulbright Commission; research stay at Harvard University and at the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, MA
Feb. 2000Doctor of Philosophy in American Studies, University of Hanover
1998 - 2000

Instructor at the University of Regensburg, American Studies

1996 - 1998Doctoral Fellowship of the Evangelisches Studienwerk e.V. Villigst
Juni - Aug. 1997Travel grant by the Evangelisches Studienwerk e.V. Villigst: 3-months research stay at the American Indian Studies Center of the University of California, Los Angeles
Juni - Sept. 1995Travel grant by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): 3-month research stay at the American Indian Studies Center of the University of California, Los Angeles and the University of California, Berkeley; internship (three weeks) on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana
Wintersemester 1994/95Instructor at the University of Hanover, English Department
1990/91Student at the University of Washington, Seattle: English and Political Sciences (Honors Program in English)
1991 - 1997Free lance language trainer for English and German at the Continental Reifen AG Hannover; instructor of English at the Volkshochschule Langenhagen
1987 - 1994University of Hanover; M.A. in English/American Studies and Political Sciences