Katharina Burgdorf is a PhD student in Sociology at the University of Mannheim and at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS). She holds a Bachelor's and Master’s degree in Sociology from the University of Mannheim and was a visiting student at the University of Exeter and Columbia University. In her research, Katharina studies the construction of social and symbolic boundaries in different socio-cultural contexts. In her dissertation, she investigates the emergence of a new collective identity, the auteur identity, in New Hollywood filmmaking. To capture this process, she analyzes the temporal dynamics of collaboration and citation networks of filmmakers.
|03/2016 – 08/2018||University of Mannheim, Chair in Economic and Organizational Sociology, Student Assistant|
|07/2015 – 08/2018||University of Mannheim, Collaborative Research Centre 884, German Internet Panel, Student Assistant|
|since 09/2018||University of Mannheim, Germany, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences|
|08/2016 – 07/2018||University of Mannheim, M.A. Sociology|
|09/2017 – 12/2017||Columbia University, New York, USA (visiting scholar)|
|09/2013 – 07/2016||University of Mannheim, Germany, B.A. Sociology|
|01/2015 – 06/2015||University of Exeter, United Kingdom (visiting student)|
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