Curriculum Vitae


PD Dr. lic. phil. habil. Martina Roesner M.A.

University of Vienna
Faculty of Catholic Theology
Department of Historical Theology
Schenkenstr. 8-10
A – 1010 Vienna

Phone: +43 (0)1 4277-30218
E-Mail: martina.roesner@univie.ac.at
ORCID-ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1130-0116

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  • 1973 Born in Freiburg i. Br. (Germany)
  • 1993 High school graduation (Abitur) at the St. Raphael Gymnasium, Heidelberg (Germany)
  • 1993-1995 Studies in philosophy at the Pontifical Gregorian University (Rome, Italy); obtention of the canonical baccalaureate (summa cum laude)
  • 1995-1996 Studies in philosophy at the Pontifical Gregorian University (Rome, Italy)
  • 1996/1997 Studies in philosophy at the University of Salzburg (Austria)
  • 1997 Obtention of the canonical licentiate in philosophy (summa cum laude) at the Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome under the direction of Prof. Dr. Paul P. Gilbert
  • 1997-1998 Doctoral studies in philosophy at the Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome
  • 1998-1999 Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (D.E.A.) in history of philosophy at the University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) under the direction of Prof. Dr. Jean-François Courtine
  • 1999-2000 Doctoral studies in philosophy at the University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • 2000 Doctoral studies in philosophy at the University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • 2000-2001 Doctoral studies in philosophy at the University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • 2001 Docteur en philosophie (Très honorable avec les félicitations du jury = summa cum laude) at the University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) under the direction of Prof. Dr. J.-F. Courtine
  • 2002 Qualification as Maître de conférences, conferred by the C.N.U. (Conseil National des Universités) in France
  • 2002-2005 Research activities at the Husserl Archives in Paris as part of a postdoctoral research project with the University of Luxembourg: L’impact de la réception de la tradition mystique allemande sur la construction du concept de ‘philosophie germanique’ du début du 19e siècle jusqu’à la Deuxième Guerre mondiale (“The influence of the reception of the German mystical tradition on the construction of the concept of ‘Germanic philosophy’ between the early 19th century and the Second World War”)
  • 2005-2009 Lecturer in philosophy at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz (Germany)
  • 2007-2009 Postdoctoral fellow at the CNRS (UMR 8547 / Husserl Archives, Paris) with the research project: L’idéal phénoménologique de l’universalité de la raison face au développement d’une ‘philosophie nationale’ en Allemagne entre le début du 20e siècle et la Deuxième Guerre mondiale (“The phenomenological ideal of the universality of reason in the context of the development of a ‘national philosophy’ in Germany between the beginning of the 20th century and the Second World War”)
  • 2009-2011 Scientific assistant and lecturer at the Faculty of Protestant Theology of the Humboldt University in Berlin (Germany)
  • 2011/2012 Junior Fellow at the Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald (Germany) with the research project: Organismus, Geschichte, Bewusstsein: Die systematischen Dimensionen des Lebensbegriffs in der Phänomenologie Edmund Husserls (“The systematic dimensions of the concept of life in Edmund Husserl’s phenomenology”); lecturer in philosophy at the University of Greifswald
  • 2012-2014 Lise Meitner Fellow (M 1472-G15) of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) at the interdisciplinary research platform Religion and Transformation in Contemporary European Society at the University of Vienna with the project: Vernunft und Offenbarung in den lateinischen Schriften Meister Eckharts (“Reason and revelation in Meister Eckhart’s Latin writings”); lecturer in philosophy at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna
  • 2013-2017 Studies in catholic theology with a specialization in historical theology at the Faculty for Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna; obtention of a Master’s degree (Sehr gut = summa cum laude) in Advanced Theological Studies
  • 2014-2018 Manager of a research project (P 27499-G15) of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) on the topic: Wahrheit als Textualität. Der historisch-systematische Ort von Meister Eckharts lateinischen Bibelkommentaren (“The textuality of truth. The historic-systematic place of Meister Eckhart’s Latin Bible commentaries”) at the Department of Biblical Studies at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna; lecturer in philosophy at the Faculty of Catholic Theology of the University of Vienna
  • 6th July 2016 Submission of the habilitation thesis in philosophy on the topic: Ich, Welt und Wissenschaft. Der egologische Ansatz der Ersten Philosophie bei Meister Eckhart und Edmund Husserl at the Faculty IV: Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Oldenburg (Germany)
  • 4th July 2017 Habilitation colloquium; obtention of the Venia legendi and of the title Privatdozent in philosophy with a specialization in phenomenology and history of philosophy at the University of Oldenburg (Germany)
  • 07/01/2018-08/31/2018 Manager of a research project (P 31358-G32) of the Austrian Science Fund  (FWF) on the topic: Der Lebensbegriff bei Meister Eckhart und Husserl (“The Concept of Life in Meister Eckhart and Husserl”) at the Department of Historical Theology at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna (continuation of the project: 1st September 2019-30th June 2023)
  • 09/01/2018-08/31/2019 COFUND-Fellow at the Max Weber Kolleg in Erfurt (Germany)

Languages competences: German (mother tongue); excellent command of written and spoken English, French, and Italian; advanced certificates in Latin and Ancient Greek (Großes Latinum, Graecum)


Main research areas:  Phenomenology, neo-Kantianism, Philosophy of Religion, History of Medieval and Modern Philosophy, Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophy of Life


Scholarships

  • 1992 Admission to the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
  • 1993-1995 Undergraduate scholarship of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
  • 1996 Undergraduate excellence scholarship of the Dr. Karl-Heinz Neumann-Stiftung
  • 1997 Undergraduate scholarship of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
  • 1998-2001 Doctoral scholarship of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes

Research Fellowships

  • 2002-2005 Postdoctoral research fellowship of the Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche of Luxembourg with the project: L’impact de la réception de la tradition mystique allemande sur la construction du concept de ‘philosophie germanique’ du début du 19e siècle jusqu’à la Deuxième Guerre mondiale at the Centre Universitaire de Luxembourg
    Duration: 3 years; total amount: 53.568 €
  • 2007-2009 Postdoctoral research fellowship at the CNRS / Husserl Archives (Paris) for the project: L’idéal phénoménologique de l’universalité de la raison face au développement d’une ‘philosophie nationale’ en Allemagne entre le début du 20e siècle et la Deuxième Guerre mondiale
    Duration: 2 years; total amount: 55.800 €
  • 2011-2012 Junior Fellowship of the Alfried Krupp zu Bohlen und Halbach Stiftung for the project: Organismus, Geschichte, Bewusstsein: Die systematischen Dimensionen des Lebensbegriffs in der Phänomenologie Edmund Husserls at the Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg in Greifswald (Germany)
    Duration: 1 year; total amount: 32.400 €
  • 2012-2014 Lise Meitner Fellowship of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) for the project: Vernunft und Offenbarung in den lateinischen Schriften Meister Eckharts at the University of Vienna
    Duration: 2 years; total amount:  133.360 €
  • 2014-2018 Individual research project of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) for the project: Wahrheit als Textualität. Der historisch-systematische Ort von Meister Eckharts lateinischen Bibelkommentaren at the University of Vienna
    Duration: 3 years and 7 months; total amount: 225.613,50 €
  • 2018/19: COFUND-Fellowship at the Max Weber Kolleg in Erfurt (Germany)
    Duration: 1 year; total amount yet unknown
  • 2018-2023     Individual research project of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) for the project: Der Lebensbegriff bei Meister Eckhart und Husserl (“The Concept of Life in Meister Eckhart and Husserl”) at the Department of Historical Theology at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna
    Duration: four years (with one year interruption); total amount: 325.521,00 €


 Sum total: 826.262,50 €