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Susanne Kiel


”If it wasn't working on an interesting and important research project in an experienced team, the situation with the wide view over the water would have attracted me to the German Maritime Museum.“

Current position

Doctoral candidate

Field of research
Provenance research

Research project
Der The handling of Jewish emigrants' emigration goods in Bremen after 1939: Participants, networks and ways of utilization


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Susanne Kiel

+49 471  48 207 838


Curriculum Vitae

Seit 2018

Research assistant at the German Maritime Museum

2013 – 2014

Assistant lecturer at the HIWL in Bremen

seit 2011

Assistant lecturer at the University of the Arts in Bremen

2004 – 2005

Art insurance in Hamburg

2003 – 2013

Bucerius Art Forum in Hamburg
 Master's degree in art history, classical archaeology and philosophy at the Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel

1986 – 1998

Training as travel agent and subsequent activities in the travel industry


Research projects



Whereabouts of Jewish emigrants

The project "The Handling of Jewish Emigrants' Emigration Material in Bremen after 1939: Participants, Networks and Ways of Utilization" aims to trace the path of Jewish emigrants' emigration material from leaving the house to the buyer.


Provenance research

Since 2017, the German Maritime Museum has been systematically checking its collection for the provenance (origin) of cultural assets. The German Center for Losses of Cultural Property supports the project


Opening hours

Cog hall: daily from 10 am to 6 pm

Ships: daily 10 am to 5:45 pm

how to reach us

Deutsches Schifffahrtsmuseum
Hans-Scharoun-Platz 1
D-27568 Bremerhaven


T. +49 471 482 07 0

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