Dr. Katharina Bothe


”With its innovative approaches and international networks, the German Maritime Museum offers me optimal research conditions.“

Current position

Research Fellow

Field of research
Cultural theory and intercultural studies
Migration Research
Gender Studies in Communication Studies

Cultural Studies

Curriculum Vitae

since 2020

research assistant at the German Maritime Museum

2015 - 2019

Doctorate on "Changing work cultures: shipyards under the influence of migration and globalisation" at the German Maritime Museum and the University of Bremen


Consultant at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Geneva (Switzerland)


Consultant at the ZEIT Foundation Ebelin and Gerd Bucerius in Hamburg


M.A., Applied Cultural Studies at the Leuphana University Lüneburg, title of the master's thesis "Constructions of Muslim women in the media: A discourse-analytical investigation of the magazine 'Stern'".


Research assistant in the "Science" department of the Körber Foundation in Hamburg

Exhibition projects

Exhibition unit "Labour Migration in Shipbuilding" in the section "Players in Shipbuilding" in the context of the new conception of the exhibition in "Bangert Building

Exhibition module on shipbuilding as part of the exhibition "Einfach Wissenswert: Sozialwissenschaften: Ich & Die Anderen" of the House of Sciences in Bremen (2016)

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