Dr. Mascha Hansen


Chair of Anglophone Literatures and Cultures

Room 1.42  •  Ernst-Lohmeyer-Platz 3  •  D-17487 Greifswald

Phone +49 3834 420 3364

1993-2000 English Philology, Philosophy and History (WWU Münster)
2000 M.A. (WWU Münster)
1995/96 Year abroad, UEA Norwich (funded by a German Academic Exchange Service scholarship (DAAD)
1997/98 Year abroad, University of Sheffield (funded by a WWU-Münster scholarship)
2001-2003 PhD studies, funded by the German National Merit Foundation
2003 PhD, WWU Münster, on Frances Burney and the Female Bildungsroman
2005-2007 Junior Lecturer, EMAU Greifswald
September 2007 Burney Fellow, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
September 2008 Visiting Scholar, Wolfson College, Cambridge
since 2007 Lecturer, EMAU Greifswald
2012-2014 Participation in the Mentoring Programme for PostDoctoral Women Researchers at the EMAU Greifswald
Areas of expertise
  • Eighteenth-Century Women and Women's Writings (The Burneys, the Bluestockings, Queen Charlotte)
  • Life Writing
  • Ecocriticism: Narrating Sustainability
  • Teaching: British Literature from Shakespeare to the Present
  • Research Project: Envisioning the Future in Women's Writings: Gender, Genre, Agency (1660-1830)
  • Member of the research project DIGITENS: Digital Encyclopaedia of Sociability in the Enlightenment

List of Publications