Dr. Anna Echterhölter

Anna Echterhölter is research assistant at the Institute of Cultural History and Theory at the Humboldt-Universität. She studied Physics, Cultural History and Theory and German Literature at the Freie Universität and Humboldt-Universität in Berlin and the Goldsmiths College London. In 2009 she finished her doctoral thesis “Schattengefechte – Genealogische Praktiken in Nachrufen auf Naturwissenschaftler 1710-1860 (Göttingen: Wallstein)”, for which she received scholarships from the Gerda-Henkel-Foundation and the Max-Planck-Institute for the History of Science. She is currently working on her professorial dissertation: Metrology – Scales and Situations of Justification since Antiquity. With the help of Daniel Schwarz she realized the podcast-site www.tonargumente.org, which provides talks given on the topics of the research group (E-CSG-II) Cultural Theories (Topoi 1)

For further information please visit Anna Echterhölter´s personal website at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin