Dorothee Leesing is a Sessional Lecturer at CENES.
Dr. Dorothee Leesing is a member of the Narratives Cluster of the Migration Research Group at UBC. Her research is embedded in media and mobility studies through the environmental and postcolonial lense. She is currently working on a publication of transcribed letters of German POW during WWI in Japan.
Contact her for cooperations related to Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, Urban and Mobility Studies, Game Studies and Ecocriticism.
Leesing, Dorothee. “Engaging the High-Rise in German Media Culture : Aspects of Vertical Living from 1945 to 2020.” T. University of British Columbia, 2021. Web. 27 Apr. 2021. <https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/ubctheses/24/items/1.0396884>. Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) 2008+
Leesing, Dorothee, Hahn, Friederike et al. Aggressiver Humor in den Medien am Beispiel der TV-Shows TV total und Krömer – die internationale Show In: Halyna Leontiy (ed.) Komik im Kontext von Kulture, Gender und Macht. University of Muenster, 2013
Selection of FELLOWSHIPS / GRANTS/AWARDS
Interdisciplinary History Research Cluster, Seed Grant, 2021
President’s Academic Excellence Initiative PhD Award, 2020
Faculty of Arts Graduate Award, 2019, 2020
GSI Funding, 2019/2020
4 Year Fellowship UBC, 2015 – 2019
CENES Graduate Travel Award, 2018 and 2019
Dr Joyce Hallamore Scholarship, 2018-2020
Lourie-Jetter Award, 2019/2020
Arts Graduate Student Research Awards, 2018
CENES Graduate Travel Award, 2016
University of Washington Graduate Scholarship, 2013/2014
PROMOS (DAAD mobility grant), 2011
Erasmus Scholarship, 2009/2010