Current Affiliation or Position: Moritz Stern Postdoctoral Research Fellow for Modern Jewish Studies; Lichtenberg-Kolleg (University of Göttingen).
Current Research Project: Legitimate Passions. Reflections on Revenge (Fantasies) in Modern Jewish Writing.
Sebastian Schirrmeister was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center from January to August 2014. His research topic was "Encounter on foreign soil. German and Hebrew prose in Palestine and Israel after 1933".