Profile Daniela Keller

Daniela Keller studied English, Sociology and Media in Basel and Melbourne. She graduated in 2010 with a MA thesis on the literary garden in the works of the Australian authors Patrick White and Thea Astley. She subsequently worked as a project manager for a communication agency, returning to the University of Basel in 2012 to take on the position of a Teaching and Research Assistant and start her dissertation project under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Ina Habermann and Prof. Dr. Annette Kern-Stähler (University of Bern).

For her PhD Daniela is examining literary depictions of Germany and physics in contemporary British fiction. During ST 2015 she was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Sussex. Her research interests include British Literature of the twentieth and twenty-first century, cultural topographies and theories of space, as well as the relationship between literature and science. She is a member of the doctoral programme in literature studies.