Dr. Bettina Reimers


Head of Unit

BBF Archive

BBF | Research Library for the History of Education

Warschauer Straße 34-38
10243 Berlin

+49 (0)30-293360-627



Curriculum Vitae

Doctoral thesis on the "Volkshochschulbewegung in Thüringen in der Weimarer Republik" (adult education movement in Thuringia during the era of the Weimar Republic). Research priorities in adult education, cultural and educational history and educational policy in the Kaiser (German Emperors) era and the Weimar Republic
Master of Arts
Studied German, Educational Science, Italian, Political Science at Albertus Magnus University, Cologne and Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Born in 1962

Professional activities

Since 03/2008
Head of the archives of the Library for the History of Education at the DIPF | Leibniz Institute for Research and Information in Education
2007 – 2008
Academic staff member at the pedagogical department, Augsburg University
Academic staff member in the research project on the late writings of Friedrich Nietzsche at the Institute for Philosophy, Humboldt University Berlin, located at the Goethe and Schiller archives, Weimar
2004 – 2006
Freelance researcher (editing estates for private persons, museums and archives, conceptualising exhibitions) and lecturer at the Institute for Pedagogy at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and at the seminar for pedagogy at Georg August University, Göttingen and in adult education institutions and the speech therapy training college, Erfurt
1994 – 2004
Academic staff member at the seminar for pedagogy, Ulm university
1993 – 1994
Academic staff member at the seminar for pedagogy, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Academic staff member at  the German Literature Archives, Marbach on the Neckar (1992) and holder of a stipend by the Deutsche Schiller Stiftung - German Schiller Foundation, German Literature Archive, Marbach on the Neckar


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