Sandra Klos

MA

T: (+43 1) 515 81 – 4403 

sandra.klos@oeaw.ac.at

Biography

Undergraduate history program at the University of Heidelberg with an exchange year at Queen’s University, ON, Canada as a Baden Württemberg-fellow. Final thesis on depictions of masculinity and modernity in the context of the first modern Olympic Games. Finally, fellow of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation and binational graduate program in Vienna and Lyon with a specialization in European Women’s and Gender History. Final thesis on gendered perspectives in early French “gypsyology”. Since 2017, first as a contractor, then as a freelancer, and finally as regular project staff at the Austrian Academy of Sciences – first as data curator of the web application ÖAW MINE, then as member of the working group “history of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 1847–2022” and co-author of the resulting edited volume, finally as project staff in various projects on scientific societies in the 19th and 20th centuries in Vienna/Austria. Furthermore, Ph.D. student at the University of Vienna on “Between documentation and self-fashioning. CVs by members of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, late 19th to mid-20th centuries”.

 

Areas of Specialization

(Austrian) history of science in the 19th and 20th centuries, history of academies, women’s and gender history, scientific associations, autobiographies, scientific careers

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AT THE IKT

Co-project leader in the Stadt-Wien-project “Women researchers, discourses, fields of action: Women in the Scientific Societies of Vienna (1870–1925)“ and PhD researcher in the ÖNB-Jubiläumsfonds project “Knowledge – Economy – Public: Scientific and Economic Societies in Vienna (1850–1925)“

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Die Entnazifizierung der Akademie in der Praxis 1945–1948 (zusammen mit Johannes Feichtinger; eingereicht, Publikation in „Die Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften 1847–2022. Eine neue Akademiegeschichte“ 2022).

Politische Zäsuren: Die Akademie in Republik und „Ständestaat“-Diktatur, in: Geschichte der Akademie der Wissenschaften 1847–2022 (zusammen mit Johannes Mattes, Doris A. Corradini; eingereicht, Publikation in „Die Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften 1847–2022. Eine neue Akademiegeschichte“ 2022).

Störfall Gender. Weibliche Mitglieder – wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterinnen – Förderpolitik – Forschungsperspektiven (zusammen mit Doris A. Corradini, Brigitte Mazohl; eingereicht, Publikation in „Die Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften 1847–2022. Eine neue Akademiegeschichte“ 2022).

Entnazifizierung an der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Diskurse, Rechtliche Grundlagen, Etappen und Ergebnisse (zusammen mit Johannes Feichtinger; eingereicht, Publikation im Sammelband zum Symposion „Der ‚schwierige‘ Umgang mit dem Nationalsozialismus“, 2019).

Narratives of Otherness. Debates on the Origins of Romani Peoples in the Fifteenth Century, in: Beiträge zur Minderheitengeschichte, 1/2016.

 

Full List of Publications and Oral Presentations