Katrin Siebel studied Latin and English at Technische Universität and Freie Universität Berlin and German as a Foreign Language at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. After passing her second state exam in Berlin in 2006 she worked for the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) in two German departments abroad, first as a language assistant at the University of Sydney, then as a lecturer at the Università degli Studi di Napoli ‘L’Orientale’. She returned to Berlin in 2009 and became a staff member at the Department of Classical Philology of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, doing research and teaching didactics. Furthermore, she was collaborating in two externally funded projects on training teachers and students with a migration background. In 2015 Katrin Siebel joined Topoi as a coordinator of research area C. In 2016 she obtained her PhD with a doctoral thesis on Latin vocabulary and the support of multilingualism.


Further Activities

2.7.2018 Event BerGSAS Bewerbungstraining
Organiser, Co-Trainer
5.4.2018 Talk “GeR, Mehrsprachigkeit und Lateinunterricht”
Part of: DAV-Kongress 2018 in der Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken
24.3.2018 Event BerGSAS Slam
17.11.2017 Event “BerGSAS Slam in Neukölln. Presenting your project and meeting other doctoral candidates”
9.11.2017 Workshop “Migration – Neue Perspektiven der Wissenschaft und ihre Einbindung in den Unterricht” Eine Veranstaltung des Exzellenzclusters Topoi in Kooperation mit dem Humboldt-Gymnasium
21.9.2017 Talk “Kompetenzen im Lateinischen und der Gemeinsame europäische Referenzrahmen (GeR) – Status Quo und Perspektiven”
Part of: Forschungstagung HerKuLes, Bergische Universität Wuppertal
24.11.2016 Talk “Lateinunterricht in einem Gesamtsprachencurriculum”
Part of: Fremdsprachendidaktik in Bonn, Universität Bonn