Stefanie Kühn studied Ancient History, French Philology and Modern Greek at the Freie Universität Berlin. She wrote her master’s thesis about the subject “Der Charakter einer Tyrannis: Polykrates von Samos”. In 2007 she received her Magistra Artium. She wrote her doctoral thesis about the “Pythais Procession” and the construction of sacred space in Ancient Greece, within the Topoi research group (C-III) Acts.