Ulrike Breitsprecher

Ulrike Breitsprecher
  • Researcher and Editorial Assistant
    +49 341 30247
  • Curriculum Vitae



    born in Erfurt, Germany


    study of Modern History, Medieval History and Sociology at the Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena and Medieval and Modern History, Sociology and Gender Studies at Georg-August University of Göttingen


    Research assistance at the Max ¡V Planck ¡V Institute for History in Göttingen


    Degree Magistra of Arts

    Since 2008

    graduate assistance at the Global and European Studies
    Institute / University of Leipzig. Coordination of the International
    Forum / Geschichtswerkstatt Europa

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    Recent Main Publications


    „The Significance of Judaism and the Holocaust for the Construction of Identity by Jewish Communists in the Early GDR: Alexander Abusch, Helmut Eschwege, and Leo Zuckermann“, in: Jahrbuch für historische Kommunismusforschung 2010.

    Main Research Fields and List of Current Projects


    PhD project "The Professors at the Humboldt University in Berlin / GDR (1946-1990)"

    Memberships and Functions


    Since 02/2009 Coordinator in the Project "International Forum | Geschichtswerkstatt Europa" at the GESI