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a.r.t.e.s. Research Master-College

The members of the a.r.t.e.s. Research Master-College offer the courses in the a.r.t.e.s. module. They also supervise the annual selection process for the Research Master-programme.




Prof. Dr. Christian Spies

Kunsthistorisches Institut, Universität zu Köln

Forschungsschwerpunkte: Bildtheorie und Bildgeschichte der Moderne und Gegenwart, Konzeptuelle Malerei, Theorie der Skulptur, Geschichte der Videokunst





Prof. Dr. Benjamin Beil

Institute of Media Culture and Theatre, University of Cologne

Main areas of research: Game Studies; Participatory Culture; Intermediality / Transmediality

Prof. Dr. Birgit Hellwig

Department of Linguistics, University of Cologne

Main areas of research: Language documentation and description; Language acquisition; Anthropological linguistics; Field methods & types of linguistic data; Semantics & grammar; Languages: Baining (Papua), Chadic (Afroasiatic), Kordofanian (Niger-Congo), Nubian (Nilo-Saharan)

Prof. Dr. Ute Planert

Department of History, University of Cologne

Main areas of research: European History from the 18th to the 20th Centuries; Nationalism, Warfare and Postwar Histories; Napoleonic Empire in Global Perspective

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Roman Bartosch

Department of English II, University of Cologne

Main areas of research: Literature and Culture Pedagogy; Literary Learning and New Media; Anglophone Literatures and Cultures from the 19th to the 21st Centuries; Inter- and Transcultural Learning; Education for Sustainability; Transcultural Ecology, Human-Animal Studies, Ecocriticism; Inclusive Language Teaching; Literary Value and Canonicity