Sandra Petermann

Dr. phil.  |  Akademische Oberrätin

Research Focus

Urban and Social Geography; Dark Tourism; Theories of Places, Spaces, and Rituals
Germany; France; Morocco

current publications

ESCHER, ANTON & SANDRA PETERMANN & GREGOR ARNOLD (2018): Das neue Marrakech - eine Materialisierung des Mythos von Tausendundeiner Nacht? - Geographische Rundschau 7/8: 52-57.

ESCHER, ANTON & SANDRA PETERMANN (2018): Mythos Marrakesch (Karte kompakt). - Geographische Rundschau 3: 56.

complete publications list

Courses in Summer Term 2018

M4/M8 Ed Vorlesung "Methoden der Humangeographie" (Lecture "Methods in Human Geography") 
Thursday 10:15-11:45, Hall N3, Begin: 03.05.2018

since 05/2018 Akademische Oberrätin at the Institute of Geography
11/2013 Award for Excellent Teaching, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
since 08/13 Akademische Rätin (Assistant Professor) at the Institute of Geography
05/2008-08/2013 Head of Registrar's Offices and Student Advising Offices Faculty 09 (Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Geosciences)
12/2006 Award for the Dissertation, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
06/2006 Award of the International Peace Medallion of Verdun
06/2006 Dissertation
Subject of the PhD: "Rituals make Places. Commemoration of the World Wars in France"
03/2005-08/2013 Lecturer at the Institute of Geography of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
03/2002-03/2005 Scholarship as part of the DFG Research Training Group "Space and Ritual" at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
12/2001 Graduation with a Diplom in Geography.
Subject of master’s thesis: "Foreigners in the Medina of Marrakech. Gentrification or Neocolonialism?"
10/1994-12/2001 Student of Geography with minors in Ethnology and Political Economics at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
10/1993-09/1994 Student of History at the University of Bayreuth
1984-1993 Student at Graf Münster High School in Bayreuth
1973 Born in Dreieich/Langen, Germany

Research Projects

  • Micronations: Of Princes, Eccentrics and Idealists (funded by the Research Fund of Mainz University)
  • Gentrification in Old Cities of the Maghreb (funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) 2002-2008)
  • Geographies of Translation: Language, Context, Power
  • Places of Memory of National Socialism (funded by the Research Fund of Mainz University 2007)
  • Rituals makes Places. Commemoration of WWI and WWII in France (PhD, 2002-2006)

 

Research Focus

Urban and Social Geography; Dark Tourism; Theories of Places, Spaces, and Rituals
Germany; France; Morocco

 

Research Group

Old Cities

Current Courses SS 2018

  • M4/M8 Ed Vorlesung "Methoden der Humangeographie" (Lecture "Methods in Human Geography") 
    Thursday 10:15-11:45, Hall N3, Begin: 03.05.2018

Previous Courses

WS 2017/18

  • M2 Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Tuesday 10:15-11:45, Hall N3. Begin 17.10.2017
  • M2 Übung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Seminar "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Seminar E: Monday 12:15-13:45, 04-223. Begin: 23.10.2017
    Seminar F: Wednesday 12:15-13:45, 04-223. Begin: 25.11.2017
  • M11 ED Empirisches Arbeiten im Gelände "Mikronationen - Königreiche zum Selbermachen" (Empirical Fieldwork "Micronations - do it yourself kingdoms")
    Friday 10:15-13:45, 04-223 and field trip from April 4-6, 2018.

SS 2017

  • M4/M8 Ed Vorlesung "Methoden der Humangeographie" (Lecture "Methods in Human Geography") 
    Thursday 10:15-11:45, Hall N3, Begin: 11.05.2017
  • M4/M8 Ed Übung "Geländepraktikum Humangeographische Methoden" (Seminar "Field Course in Methods of Human Geography")
    Thursday, 04.05.2017, 10:15-11:45 in Hall N3
    Block course: 14.-16.07.2017, full-time
  • M13 Spezielle Humangeographie "Mikronationen - the home-made nations" (M13 Special Human Geography "Mikronations - the home-made nations")
    Monday 12:15-13:45, 02-239, Begin 24.04.2017. Field excursion vrom 20.-24.09.2017

WS 2016/17

  • M2 Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Tuesday 10:15-11:45, Hall N3. Begin 24.10.2016
  • M2 Übung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Seminar "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Seminar B: Monday 12:15-13:45, 02-142. Begin: 07.11.2016
    Seminar C: Wednesday 12:15-13:45, 00-462. Begin: 02.11.2016

SS 2016

  • M4/M8 Ed Vorlesung "Methoden der Humangeographie" (Lecture "Methods in Human Geography") 
    Monday 10:15-11:45, Hall N1, Begin: 23.05.2016
  • M4/M8 Ed Übung "Geländepraktikum Humangeographische Methoden" (Seminar "Field Course in Methods of Human Geography")
    Monday 10:15-11:45: 09.05., 04.07. und 18.07.2016 in Hall N1
    Block course 1: 25.-27.07.2016, full-time
    Block course 2: 28.-30.07.2016, full-time
  • M11 ED Übung Empirisches Arbeiten im Gelände: "Green Economy oder Kaufen für eine nachhaltige Welt? Das Beispiel der Fairtrade-Town Mainz" (Seminar Empirical Field Work "Green Economy or: Let's Buy for a Sustainable World? The Fairtrade-Town Mainz as Example"
    Wednesday 10:15-11:45, Begin: 20.04.2016

WS 2015/16

  • M2 Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Tuesday 10:15-11:45, Hall N2. Begin 20.10.2015
  • M2 Übung "Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie" (Seminar "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
    Seminar F: Wednesday 08:30-10:00, 04-223. Begin: 28.10.2015
    Seminar G: Thursday 08:30-10:00, 03-231. Begin: 29.10.2015

SS 2014

  • M2/M2 Ed Vorlesung “Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie” (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")
    Monday 14:15-15:45, Hall N1. Begin 28.04.2014
  • M4/M8 Ed Vorlesung “Methoden der Humangeographie” (Lecture: Methods in Human Geography) Wednesday 14:15-15:45, Hall N3, Begin 23.04.2014
  • M4/M8 Ed Übung “Methoden der Humangeographie” (Seminar: Methods in Human Geography)
    Seminar 6 Tuesday 12:15-13:45, 04-223 SR Bibliothek, Begin 30.04.2014
    Seminar 8 Tuesday 16:15-17:45, 00-462 SR Bibliothek, Begin 30.04.2014

WS 2013/14

  • M2 Vorlesung “Einführung in die Humangeographie I: Wirtschaftsgeographie” (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography I: Economic Geography")
  • M3ED  (alt M9)  Regionalseminar I inkl. 3 Geländetage “Der Pott: Kohle, Stahl & Bier?” (Regional Seminar and Excursion: "Ruhrpott: Coal, Steel, and Beer?") (31.03.-02.04.2014)
  • M5/M2-ED Einführung in das Studium Tutorium (Tutorial: Introduction to Academic Studies)

SS 2013

  • M2 Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")
  • M11/M9ED Regionalseminar II inkl. Geländetage "USA" (Regional Seminar & Excursion "United States of America") (23.09.-07.10.2013) (with Prof. Anton Escher)

WS 2013/14

  • Projektstudie "Altstadt/Kulturerbe" (Project Work "Old Cities/Heritage") (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2012

  • M2 Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")
  • M8 Übung "Theorien der Humangeographie 1" (Seminar "Theories of Human Geography I") (with Julia Rössel)

WS 2011/12

  • Projektstudie "Islamisch-arabische Stadt: Marrakech" (Project Work: "Islamic-Arab City: Marrakesh") (13.-27.03.2012) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2011

  • Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")
  • Exkursion "Ostsee" (Excursion "Baltic See") (17.08.-08.09.2011) (with Dr. Philippe Kersting)

WS 2010/11

  • Projektstudie "Vom Castor zum Windrad: Soziale Bewegungen im Wendland" (Project Work "From Castor to Wind Turbines: Social Movements in Wendland, Germany") (01.-08.04.2011) (with Dr. Philippe Kersting)

SS 2010

  • Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")

WS 2009/10

  • Projektstudie "San Francisco" (Project Work "San Francisco") (07.-21.03.2010) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2009

  • Vorlesung "Einführung in die Humangeographie II: Siedlungs- und Sozialgeographie" (Lecture "Basics of Human Geography II: Urban and Social Geography")
  • Deutschlandexkursion "SaarLorLux" (Excursion "Saarland Lorraine Luxemboug") (27.07.-01.08.2009) (with Dr. Philippe Kersting)

WS 2008/09

  • Projektstudie "Medina und Welterbe" (Project Work "Old City and Heritage") (03.-17.03.2009) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2008

  • Kleine Geländeübung "Wendland "(Excursion "Wendland, Germany") (09.-12.05.2008)
  • Projektstudie "Täter- und Opferorte des Nationalsozialismus" (Project Work "Sites of Perpetrators and Victims") (07.-16.08.2008)

WS 2007/08

  • Seminar Kartographie (Seminar "Cartography") (= alt Topographische Karte & Luftbild und Thematische Karte)

  • Projektstudie "Casablanca. Zur kolonialen Identität einer Wirtschaftsmetropole" (Project Work "Casablanca. The Colonial Identity of an Economic Metropolis") (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2007

  • Übung "Humangeographie II (Wirtschaftsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography II: Economic Geography")

  • Projektstudie "Erinnerungsorte des 2. Weltkrieges" (Project Work "Sites of Memory of WW II)" (03.-18.08.2007) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

  • Exkursion "Bonn" (Excursion "Bonn") (30.-31.07.2007) (with Dipl.-Geogr. Nathalie Franzen)

WS 2006/2007

  • Übung "Humangeographie I (Siedlungsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography I (Urban Geography)")
  • Regionalseminar und Exkursion "Karibischer Raum" (Regional Seminar & Excursion "Caribbean") (28.02.-24.03.2007)(withProf. Dr. Anton Escher and Dipl.-Geogr. Peter Spehs)

SS 2006

  • Übung "Humangeographie II (Wirtschaftsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography II (Economic Geography)")
  • Projektstudie "Migration (Istanbul)" (Project Work "Migration/Istanbul") (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)
  • Deutschlandexkursion "Landschaften in Deutschland" (Excursion "Landscapes in Germany") (22.-27.08.2006) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)
  • Kleine Exkursion "Mainz" (Excursion "Mainz") (31.07.2006 und 02.08.2006)

WS 2005/2006

  • Übung "Humangeographie I (Siedlungsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography I (Urban Geography)")
  • Projektstudie "Migration heute: Transnationaler Raum oder Diaspora?" (Project Work "Migration today: Transnational Space or Diaspora?") (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

SS 2005

  • Kleine Exkursion "Mainz und sein Umland" (Excursion "Mainz and the surrounding area")(30.07.2005) (with Dipl. Geogr. Nathalie Franzen)
  • Deutschlandexkursion "Brandenburg/Fläming" (Excursion "Brandenburg/Fläming") (22.08.-27.08.2005) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)
  • Projektstudie "Das Konzept 'Weltkulturerbe' und die Wiederbelebung von Altstädten" (Project Work "The Concept of World Heritage and the revitalization of Old Cities") (01.-15.09.2005) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

WS 2003/2004

  • Übung "Humangeographie I (Siedlungsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography I (Urban Geography)")

SS 2003

  • Geländepraktikum für Anfänger "Dark Tourism - Schlachtfeldtourismus in Verdun" (Field Course "Dark Tourism - Battlefield Tourism in Verdun") (07.-11.08.2003)
  • Kleine Exkursion "Stadtentwicklung in Frankreich - das Beispiel Straßburg" (Excursion "Urban Development in France - the Example of Strasbourg") (23.-24.04.2003) (with Dr. Georg Glasze)

 WS 2002/2003

  • Übung "Humangeographie I (Siedlungsgeographie)" (Seminar "Human Geography I (Urban Geography)")

SS 2002

  • Exkursion "Elsaß" (Excursion "Alsace") (21.05.-26.05.2002) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)
  • Projektstudie "Weltkulturerbe und Gentrification" (Project Work "World Heritage and Gentrification") (05.04.-13.04.2002) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

WS 2001/2002

  • Große Geländeübung "Marokko" (Excursion "Morocco") (26.02.-26.03.2002) (with Prof. Dr. Anton Escher)

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