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Prof. Dr. Irina Dumitrescu

Geschäftsführende Direktorin 


Room 2.003

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Due to COVID-19, I am not holding in-person office hours. I am happy to reply to student emails, and if necessary can set up phone or Skype appointments.


Irina Dumitrescu studied English and medieval literature at the University of Toronto and Yale. She was a visiting scholar at Columbia before beginning her first job as an assistant professor at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. She was then an Alexander von Humboldt fellow at the Freie Universität Berlin, and in 2014 was appointed Junior Professor for English – Medieval Studies at the University of Bonn. At Bonn, she is conducting a project on medieval women’s charisma in SFB 1167 “Macht und Herrschaft - Vormoderne Konfigurationen in transkultureller Perspektive.”
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