Karla Pollmann#


Karla Pollmann
Email:k.f.l.pollmann 'at' reading.ac.uk
Membership Number:4507
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:CLASSICS & ORIENTAL STUDIES
Username:kpollmann
Elected:2017
Homepage: http://www.reading.ac.uk/classics/about/staff/Karla_Pollmann.aspx



Present and Previous Positions
  • 2016, 10 - : Professor of Classics and Head of the School of Humanities, University of Reading, UK
  • 2015, 08 - 2016, 09: Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, University of Kent, UK
  • 2013, 09 - 2015, 07: Deputy Head of the School of European Culture and Languages, University of Kent, UK
  • 2013, 08 - 2016, 07: Head of the Department of Classical and Archaeological Studies, University of Kent, UK
  • 2013, 01 - 2016, 09: Professor of Classics, University of Kent, UK
  • 2000 - 2012: Professor of Classics, St Andrews University, UK
  • 1995 - 2000: Lecturer in Classics, St Andrews University, UK
  • 1991 - 1995: C1 - wissenschaftliche Assistentin Latein, Universität Konstanz, Germany
  • 1989 - 1991: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Lehrstuhl Latein, Universität Bielefeld, Germany

Fields of Scholarship
  • Greek and Latin Literature of Antiquity and Late Antiquity
  • Early Christian and late antique history of ideas and culture
  • Patristics
  • Christians and Pagans in Late Antiquity
  • Reception Studies (esp. early Christian authors in later ages)
  • Hermeneutics and exegesis
  • Interdisciplinarity
  • Intermediality

Honours and Awards
  • 2017 - 2022 Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Green College, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2016 - 2019 Co-Investigator in a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network "The History of Human Freedom and Dignity in Western Civilization" (my share more than 0.5 mio Euros)
  • 2012 - 2013 Sir Ron Cooke International Scholarship (Higher Education Academy, UK)
  • Since 2011 Professor Extraordinary, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Since 2008 Adjunct Professor of Theology, Aarhus University, Denmark
  • 2008 - 2009 leader of an international and interdisciplinary theme group "The Modern and Postmodern Augustine" at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
  • 2006: Cecil and Ida Green Visiting Professor-in-Residence, UBC, Green College, Vancouver
  • 2003 - 2004 Individual Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
  • 2003 - 2011 Major Leverhulme Research Grant on "The Reception of Augustine through the Ages" (ca. 570,000 GBP)
  • 2000 Charter Fellow, Wolfson College, Oxford
  • 1999 Member at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
  • 1998 - 2000 Heisenberg-Stipendiatin
  • 1993 - 2005 Alexander-von-Humboldt Fellow (Feodor-Lynen-Programm), University College, London, UK

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