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Prof. Dr. Gernot Wolfram

Prof. Dr. phil. Gernot Wolfram, born on 08 August 1975 in Zittau/Sachsen, Germany. Cultural scientist, author and publicist.

He studied Rhetoric, Cultural Studies, German Literature and Linguistics at the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen as well as Communication Sciences and German Literature at the Freie Universität Berlin. His research projects are focused on international arts management, intercultural hermeneutics, discourses of otherness in international projects, and the genesis of the  term “Fremdheit” (alienness). Furthermore, he has had numerous lecturing assignments in Germany and abroad, among others at the University Regensburg, the University Breslau/Wroclaw (Poland), University Innsbruck, the Intercultural Summer School Berlin (in cooperation with Brandeis University) and the Neiße University Görlitz.

As publicist he worked for DIE WELT, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Tagesspiegel,  Jüdische Allgemeine.

Since 2009 he is an expert member of the Team Europe of the European Commission in Brussels  with the core themes Intercultural and Cultural Projects.

Since 2006 he works as expert for Intercultural Communication for the “Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung” (Federal Agency for Civic Education) in Berlin. Currently he works as Lecturer for Media- and Arts Management at the MHMK University Berlin and as Professor for Cultural Sciences at the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein in Tirol.