Teaching (2005-2016)

Courses:

"Theories and methods of Global History" (with Margarethe Grandner)
Course at the Department of History
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2016

"México, América Central y el Caribe y las luchas globales de descolonización en el siglo XX"
Course at the Institut Pluridisciplinaire pour les Études sur les Amériques à Toulouse
Université de Toulouse-Jean Jaurès
Summer semester 2015

"Introduction to Global History" (with Martina Kaller-Dietrich)
Lecture cycle at the Department of History
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2015

"Hotbed of revolutions: The larger Caribbean and global anti-imperialism in the 20th century"
Research seminar at the Department of History
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2015

"La historia política, económica y social de América Central a partir de la Independencia"
Course at the Institut des Hautes études de l'Amérique latine (IHEAL)
Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3
Winter semester 2014

"México, América Central y el Caribe y las luchas globales de descolonización en el siglo XX"
Course at the Institut des Hautes études de l'Amérique latine (IHEAL)
Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3
Winter semester 2014

"Introduction into Latin American History"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Summer semester 2014

"World History Seminar: The Global South"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Winter semester 2013

"History and Memory of the Holocaust"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Summer semester 2013 and summer semester 2014

"History and Memory of the Holocaust"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Summer Semester 2013

"Fascism. A Global Perspective"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Summer Semester 2013

"Central America in the Twentieth Century. From Authoritarian Regimes to Democracy?"
Course at the Department of History
University of New Orleans
Winter Semester 2012

"Theories of Global History"
Course at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2012

"Never Again! Núnca Más! Niemals wieder! The Global History of the Politics of History since 1945"
Department of History and Department of Political Science
University of Chicago
Spring term 2011

"Antikolonialismus in den 1960er Jahren aus globalgeschichtlicher Perspektive" (lecture and course)
Institute of Contemporary History
University of Innsbruck
Winter semester 2010/11

"Niemals wieder! Núnca Más! Globalgeschichte der Geschichtspolitik im 20. Jahrhundert"
Lecture at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2010

"Staatsmänner in Lateinamerika"
Lecture series at the Department of History, coordinated together with Martina Kaller-Dietrich and Nikolaus Werz
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2010

"Politics of History and Democratization: Latin American Societies in a Global Perspective"
Seminar at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2010

"Theories of Global History"
Course at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2010

"Graduate College / Master Seminar for Global History"
Course at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2010

“Theories of Global History” (with David Mayer)
Course at the Department of History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2009

“Iron Curtain or Wall of Protection? A short history of Europe's tightest border”, and
“My grandpa/grandma is a gate to history. How to work with Oral History; introduction to the method”
Historical and methodological introductions to “CURTAIN UP! An international school project with regard to the anniversary year 2009 and 20 years Fall of the Iron Curtain”
January 2009

“Vielstimmige Vergangenheiten. Geschichtspolitik in Lateinamerika” (with David Mayer)
Curricular coordination of the Interdisciplinary University Master for Higher Latin American Studies (University of Vienna / Austrian Institute for Latin America), winter semester 2008/9. Within the semester, we personally directed two seminars and a lecture series.

“Theories of Global History”
Course at the Department for History (Global Studies)
University of Vienna
Summer semester 2008

“Kaffee in Mittelamerika”
University excursion and research seminar (with ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martina Kaller-Dietrich)
University of Vienna
Winter semester 2006/7

Direction of the introductory “Integrativseminar” (with Birgit Fritz)
Interdisciplinary University Master for Higher Latin American Studies (University of Vienna/ Austrian Institute for Latin America)
Every semester since summer semester 2008

Guest lectures:

Guest lecture in the lecture course "The Cold War Era"
University of New Orleans, winter semester 2012
Lecture (October 30, 2012):
"The USA and Central America during the Cold War"

Guest lecture in the seminar "Border Studies. Grenzen als Konfliktfeld der Globalisierung"
Lecture (May 15, 2012):
"European Borders during and after the Cold War"

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Entwicklungstendezen in Lateinamerika: Eine 4. Welle der Demokratisierung?”
University of Vienna, summer semester 2012
Lecture (March 29, 2012)
“Kriegserinnerung und Demokratisierung in Guatemala”

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Introduction to Global History”
University of Vienna, winter semester 2010/11
Lecture (December 1, 2010)
“Global Memory?”

Guest lecture at the summer school "Comparative and Transnational History: Theories, Methodology and Case Studies"
Department of History and Civilization
European University Institute, Florence, September 13-16, 2010
Lecture (September 16)
“One Thousand and One Histories? Transnational Research on European Contemporary History & Memory”

Guest lecture in the lecture series "Österreich zwischen Nato und Warschauer Pakt"
Lecture (May 27, 2010):
"Österreichische Medien im Kalten Krieg"

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Introduction to Global History”
University of Vienna, winter semester 2009/10
Lecture (January 13, 2010)
“Global Memory?”

“Transnationale Geschichtspolitik, postkoloniale Gedächtnisse. Zur Kritik am Global Memory-Paradigma”
Chair und key lecture of the panel “Lo pasado desde hoy. Der heutige Umgang mit der diktatorischen Vergangenheit” at the 7th International Summer School for PhD-candidates: “Memory Cultures in transnational Perspectives”
Research Academy / University of Leipzig
September 28 – October 1, 2009

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Soziale Bewegung in Lateinamerika”
University of Vienna, winter semester 2009/10
Lecture (May 15, 2009):
“Konflikte im Nachkrieg: Der Kampf um Entwicklungsmodelle in Guatemala”

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Introduction to Global History”
University of Vienna, winter semester 2008/9
Lecture (December 10, 2008):
“Global Memory?”

“In Search of the Global Denominator. A Global History of Collective Remembrance”
Module within the Summer School of the Erasmus Mundus-Program “Global Studies. A European Perspective”, Center for Advanced Studies, University of Leipzig, July 28, 2008

Excursion to Riga, Postgraduate Master “Exhibition and Cultural Communication Management” (University of Applied Arts Vienna), May 16-20, 2007
Task:
Inputs concerning contemporary history and politics of history

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Lateinamerika 1870 bis 2000”
University of Vienna, summer semester 2007
Lecture (March 20, 2007):
„Historiographie in Lateinamerika oder Lateinamerikanische Historiographie?“

Guest lecture in the lecture series “Transition and Transition Debates in Global History”
University of Vienna, summer semester 2006
Lecture (April 5, 2006):
“Transition Discourses as Incantations: Elites and Propaganda in Times of Systemic Crises”

Assistance:

Research assistant to the sociological seminars of the European Forum Alpbach, Austria:
Marteen Brands, Us and Them (August 2003);
Jan Jerschina and John Keane, Achieving Civil Society (August 2002);
Bart Tromp and Nico Wilterdink, Europe and the Globalization Process (August 2001)