Marion Romberg studied Art History and History at the University of Vienna as well as Business Administration in Germany, New Zealand, and England. In 2016 she got her PhD in History from the University of Vienna. She was a scholarship holder of the Gerda Henkel Foundation and a project member in two FWF projects "Continent Allegories in the Baroque Age" and "The Diaries and Tagzettel of Cardinal Ernst Adalbert von Harrach (1598–1667). Edition and Commentary" at the University of Vienna. Since 2017 she teaches at the University of Vienna’s Department of History and in 2020/2021 also at the University of Bonn’s Department of History. She was an editor of the scientific portal Habsburg Discussion Network (2010–2020) and is member of the board of the Austrian Society for 18th Century Studies (since 2008).
Period: 16th to 18th centuries.
Area: Southern Germany, Habsburg Monarchy
Topics: cultural history, historical visual culture, history of everyday life and piety (especially fraternities), history of ideas and mentalities, baroque frescoes, representation of rulers, digital projects, Viennese Court
Empresses and Queens in Courtly Public Spheres from the 17th to the 20th Centuries
(gem. mit Th. Wallnig und Joelle Weiß), Digital Eighteenth Century: Central European Perspectives
Die Welt im Dienst des Glaubens. Erdteilallegorien in Dorfkirchen auf dem Gebiet des Fürstbistums Augsburg im 18. Jahrhundert