Lukas Büttcher

E-Mail: lukas.buettcher@uni-bayreuth.de
Telefon: 49 (0)921/55-4690
Fax: +49 (0)921/55-3565
Gebäude: Zapf Gebäude - Haus 1 Raum: 1.2.30

Academic CV

Since 2015:  Research Fellow, DFG project "Contemporary American Risk Fiction" at the University of Bayreuth

2009 - 2015: Staatsexamen / Teacher’s Degree, English and Biology, for higher secondary education (Gymnasium) at the University of Bayreuth


Teaching Experience

Since 2015: Tutor at the chair of American Studies and Intercultural Anglophone Studies, course: Introduction to American Literary and Cultural Studies


2012 - 2014: Student tutor at the chair of English Linguistics I, course: Introduction to Linguistics II


Current Project

“Narrating the Anthropocene: Globalization and Environmental Risk in U.S. American Climate Change Narratives” (Dissertation within the DFG project Contemporary American Risk Fiction; Advisor: Prof. Dr. Sylvia Mayer)


Research Focus / Interests

Risk Fiction

U.S. American Literature and Culture

Literary and Cultural Theory

Cultural and Economical Impacts of Globalization

Film studies