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Linda Jessen

Linda Jessen, M.A.

Coordination, Training and Cooperations Quality management and statistics

My advice: Step by step you'll reach your goal. A sound structure helps you divide your work in smaller pieces.

Tabea Hawkins

Tabea Hawkins

Head of Marketing, Program and Creative Writing

Focus: Creative writing, consultations in English
My advice: Before you start any writing or reading, sit down and write down all of your questions, observations, and suspicions. It will help you to decide what to research and not to lose track of them during the process.

Sabrina Sontheimer

Dr. Sabrina Sontheimer

Training in writing didactics, concept work, marketing & PR

Peer Tutors

Alessia Cortina

Studies: English Studies and Political Science

Administrative Assistant

My advice: Files, folders, post-its and organizational tools are your friends, just make sure you are not using them to procrastinate actually writing

Can Hobelsberger, B.A.

Studies: Master English Studies

Focus: Academic writing in English, introductions and conclusions, wording/phrasing, advice for students in their first semester and the first paper
My advice: Start engaging in your topic intellactually as early as possible. This will provide you with enough time to explore ideas and acquaint yourself with many facets that your topic has to offer.

Manuela Floßmann

Manuela Floßmann, B.A.

Master in German literature studies

Focus areas: Writing with AI, structuring an academic paper, topic exploration, work methods, and time management.
My tip: Try to write your work on a topic that interests you. This way, you'll enjoy the entire process of scholarly writing much more, and the work will flow more smoothly.

Ronja Habeck

Ronja Habeck

Bachelor in Germanistics

Focus areas: Structure and organization, work methods and time management, literary studies.
My tip: First and foremost, gain an overview—it not only helps with time management but also with motivation.

Ida Heindel

Ida Heindel, B.A.

Master Publishing Economics

Focus: Motivation and enthusiasm, planning and structuring
My tip: Every beginning is difficult! Don't despair if things don't work out right away at the start of your academic writing career, and feel free to come to me with any questions, no matter how small! Otherwise, just try asking Google or YouTube; there are surprisingly many helpful tips and tricks out there.

Magdalena Hofer

Magdalena Hofer

Bachelor in Book Research

Focus areas: Academic writing in English, introduction and conclusion, thesis formulation, and structure.
My tip: After completing a piece of work, take a moment to reflect briefly on your process, without being too harsh on yourself. Over time, you'll get to know yourself better as a writer.

Jillian Knull

Jillian Alice Knull

Studies: Bachelor Political Science

Focus: Planning and organizing your papers, proofreading and polishing the final draft.
Advice: With the right preparation and tools, anything is possible!

Linde Liu

Linde Liu, B.A.

Studium: Master in Logic and Philosophy of Science

Focus areas: Argumentation, structure, time management, LaTeX
My tip: Continuously free all your thoughts onto paper. In this conversation with yourself, you'll quickly realize where the problem truly lies, and a good solution will be in sight.

Sophie Wax

Sophie Wax, B.A.

Studium: Bachelor in Antique oriental studies; Master in Philosophy

Focus areas: Literature research, citation, argumentation
My tip: Start writing freely at first—only then do you have material to work with, which helps you understand what you (don't yet) understand.

Associated Researchers

Michael Prestele

Michael Prestele, M.A.

Associated Researcher

Tina Werner

Tina Werner, M.A.

Associated Researcher, former Coordinator of the Writing Center

Associated Members

Amy Mohr

Dr. Amy Mohr

Faculty 13, Department III, American Studies

Andreas Haufler

Prof. Dr. Andreas Haufler

Faculty 5, Economic Policy

Anja Becker

PD Dr. Anja Becker

Faculty 13, Department I, Institute for German Philology

Britta von Voithenberg

Britta von Voithenberg

Faculty 9, Recent and Contemporary History

Cornelia Rémi

Dr. Cornelia Rémi

Faculty 13, Department I, Modern German Literature

Daniel Graziadei

PD Dr. Daniel Graziadei

Former Head of the Writing Center; Faculty 13, Department II, Romance Studies

Alina Enzensberger

Dr. Alina Enzensberger

Sonderforschungsbereich 1369 'Vigilanzkulturen'

Teresa Gruber

Dr. Teresa Gruber

Faculty 13, Department II, Romance Studies

Julia Wuttig, M.A.

Faculty 13, Department II, Romance Studies

Kay Wolfinger

Dr. Kay Wolfinger

Faculty 13, Department I, German Philology

Laura Mair, M.A.

Associated Member

Luis Schäfer

Luis Schäfer

Fak 13, Dep. I, International Doctoral Program "Philology. Practices of pre-modern cultures, global perspectives and future concepts"

Mirjam Burkard

Mirjam Burkard

Faculty 13, Department I, German Didactics

William Orsi

Prof. Dr. William Orsi

Faculty 20, Paleontology & Geobiology

David Roesner

Prof. Dr. David Roesner

Faculty 9, Theater Sciences

Sakina Shakil Gröppmaier

Sakina Shakil Gröppmaier, M.A.

Faculty 13, Department III, American Studies

Rebecca Schuler, M.A.

Faculty 13, Department I, German Didactics

Dr. Simon Halama

Faculty 12, Institute for Near Asian Archeology

Prof. Dr. med. vet. Thomas Göbel

Fak. 7, Tierphysiologie


Carmen Preißinger

Dr. Carmen Preißinger

Writing consultations & Consultations for PhD candidates, post-docs & professors | Strategies for organization

Sophia Hermann

M.A. Sophia Hermann

Introduction & Conclusion, structure & outline, writing your first academic paper

Advisory Board

Bärbel Harju

Dr. Bärbel Harju

Founding Director

Prof. Dr. Michael Rödel

Dean of Studies, Department I