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Marlene Gallner

(+43 1) 515 81 – 3303
marlene.gallner(at)oeaw.ac.at

Biography


2011-2019 student of Political Science, Philosophy, History, Jewish Studies and Austrian Studies at the University of Vienna and the University of Maryland (USA). 2012-2015 program coordinator and leader of educational programs in Germany and Israel with Action Reconciliation Service for Peace focusing on coming to terms with the past. 2013 associate at the Moshe Kantor Database on Antisemitism and Racism at Tel Aviv University (Israel). 2013-2017 organization of lectures, workshops and conferences on antisemitism, antiziganism and politics of memory as student representative at the University of Vienna. 2016-2019 web editor of the scholarly network H-Antisemitism. Since 2016 guide for American-Jewish students and young professionals in Germany with Germany Close Up - American Jews meet Modern Germany in cooperation with Centrum Judaicum Berlin. Lectures and publications on antisemitism, the history and impact of Nazism and the Shoah, as well as on political theory and intellectual history. Since 2019 project manager for the ERC research project "Globalized Memorial Museums. Exhibiting Atrocities in the Era of Claims for Moral Universals".



RESPONSIBILITIES AT IKT


Project manager for the ERC research project "Globalized Memorial Museums. Exhibiting Atrocities in the Era of Claims for Moral Universals"