Simon Dickel has been a professor for Gender and Diversity Studies at the Folkwang University of the Arts since 2017. He is also the Rectorate Officer for Gender and Diversity at Folkwang University. At the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster he received his doctorate in the field of American studies and was awarded a doctoral scholarship from the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation. From 2009 to 2016 he was a junior professor for Ethnic and Postcolonial Studies at the Ruhr University Bochum. In the winter semester 2018/2019 he was a visiting scholar at the University of Central Florida on a research project on the African-American writer and artist Vincent O. Carter.
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