Theresa Wobbe

Theresa Wobbe, Dr. phil. Prof., historian and sociologist, studied history, German literature, psychology, and philosophy in Berlin (Technical University, Free University). She received her Staatsexamen in history and German literature in 1977; she obtained her doctoral thesis in sociology in 1988 and her Habilitation for sociology in 1996 (Free University, Berlin). Professional positions: lecturer, 1985-1990, assistant professor, 1991-1997: Free University Berlin; DAAD-professorship, 1996: Duke University, NC; research position, 1998-2000: Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences, Berlin; replacement teaching chair of general sociology, 1999-2000: Technical University Berlin; chair of Sociology of gender 2000-2009: Erfurt University Germany; Fellow at the Institute of Human Sciences, Vienna, 2000; chair of Sociology of gender since 2009: Potsdam University, Germany.