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Prof. Dr. Irina Dumitrescu

Geschäftsführende Direktorin 

Room 2.003

Phone: +49 (0)228-737841

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Office Hours: Thursdays 13-14, via Zoom

(Students in WS 2020/21 and in the previous two semesters will find the Zoom link for office hours in their eCampus site. Other individuals should email me for the link. Office hours are first come, first serve, no appointment necessary – simply wait in the Zoom waiting room and I will let you in. To schedule a conversation at other times, please email me.)


For students submitting papers (Hausarbeiten):

If you are submitting a paper, please mail a hard copy to me at the IAAK. It's fine to email me a digital version of the paper so you can show that you met the deadline, but I will grade the hard copy once I receive it.


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, in 2014 was appointed Junior Professor for English Medieval Studies at the University of Bonn, and in 2017 became Professor of English Medieval Studies. She is also an essayist and critic.

For an up-to-date list of publications, see



Prof. Dumitrescu is no longer a BAföG professor. Please refer to the Philosophische Fakultät for alternatives.