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Caroline Peters

Centre for Contemporary History
Office: Am Neuen Markt 9d, room 1.23
Phone: 0331/74510-114
Email: caroline.peters [at]


since January 1st 2016
Associated Ph.D. candidate at Zentrum für  Zeithistorische Forschung Potsdam in department IV, Social Regimes
Scholarship by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

October – December 2015
Start-up scholarship for the PH.D. thesis by Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung, Potsdam

April – September 2015
Humboldt Research Track Scholarship (preparation of Ph.D. thesis)

February – April 2015
Research assistant in the HIFF photo voice project on the experience of probation and supervision of conduct in Germany, Prof. Dr. Christine Graebsch, Dortmund

November 2014 – January 2015
Research assistant in the „Prison Project“, Prof. Dr. Christine Graebsch, Dortmund

April 2012 – February 2014
Student assistant of Dr. Bettina Bock von Wülfingen, Berlin, Institut für Kulturwissenschaft,  Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

December 2012 – March 2013
Internship at German Institute for Human Rights, Berlin

2010 – 2015
M.A. in Cultural History and Theory (Kulturwissenschaft) at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

August – October 2008
Internship at Concentration Camp Memorial Site Dachau

2009 – 2010
Studies at Università degli Studi Siena (Italy), Erasmus grant, January – May 2010: Internship at Museo e Centro di Documentazione della Deportazione e Resistenza, Prato (Italy)

2007 – 2010
B.A. in Cultural History and Theory (Kulturwissenschaft) and Law at Universität Bremen

2007 – 2014
Scholarships by "Evangelisches Studienwerk e.V. Villigst" and by the “Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes”

2006 – 2007
Studies of Law at Westfälische Wilhelms Universität Münster

Born 1988 in Bielefeld, Germany


  • Associated PhD project

    The suspension of a sentence or part of a sentence on probation is based on the idea of resocialisation and therefore on the idea that every individual can choose a life without crime. However, the probation system has had varying priorities... » zum Projekt