Gender Studies in MINT

Prof. Dr. Anelis Kaiser

Anelis Kaiser
Photo: Anelis Kaiser © by Patrick Seeger
Gender Studies in MINT
University of Freiburg
Department of Computer Science
Georges-Köhler-Allee 079
D- 79110 Freiburg

+49 761 - 203 54080

Email: anelis.kaiser@tf.uni-freiburg.de
Curriculum Vitae

Career and milestones

  • Since 04/2017 Professor for Gender Studies in MINT at the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering at the University of Freiburg

  • 2013 - 2016 Marie Heim-Vögtlin fellow (Title of project "Multi-Scale Battery of Femaleness and Maleness to Examine Language Processing and its Plasticity in Structure and Function of the Brain". Funder: Swiss National Foundation) at the Department of Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience, Institute of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland

  • 2012 Iterim professor for Cognitive Science and Gender Research at the Center for Cognitive Science, University of Freiburg, Germany

  • 2010 - 2012 Visiting professor at the Institute of Pedagogical Psychology / Centre for Interdisciplinary Women’s and Gender Studies, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

  • 2010 Initiation as co-founder of the international network NeuroGenderings: Critical Studies of the Sexed Brain

  • 2008 - 2009 Visiting scholar at the Centre for Gender Research, Uppsala University, Sweden (Cooperation with members of the GenNa programme)

  • 2007 - 2010 Researcher at (Project Gender and Science) at the Center for Gender Studies, University of Basel, Switzerland

  • 2005 - 2006 Visiting PhD student at BIOS (Multidisciplinary Research Centre in Bioscience, Biomedicine, Biotechnology and Society), London School of Economics and Political Science, London, England (Funder: Swiss National Science Foundation)

  • 2005 Researcher at the Institute of Informatics and Society, University of Freiburg, Germany

  • 2002 - 2005 Researcher at interdisciplinary research project The Multilingual Brain, Department of Neuroanatomy, Institute of Anatomy, University of Basel, Switzerland

  • 2002 - 2005 Graduate student in the Postgraduate Programme Science – Gender – Symbolic Order, University of Basel, Switzerland

Research Interests
  • Sex and Gender Differences in Neuroscience
  • Feminist Neuroscience
  • Gender and Language
  • Neurolinguistics and Gender (Studies)
  • Neurocognition of Language
  • Gender Theory & (Studies of) Science
  • Inter- and Transdisciplinarity between Science and Gender Studies
  • Multilingualism in the Brain
  • NeuroGenderings