Anne-Charlott Trepp is Professor of History of the Early Modern Period at the University of Kassel (since 2012).
She completed her doctorate in 1993 with a study of gender relations in the middle classes of Hamburg, and received the Joachim Jungius Academy of Sciences Young Scholars award for her dissertation. From 1994-2004 Anne-Charlott Trepp worked as a research assistent (wissenschaftliche Referentin) at the Max Planck Institute for History in Göttingen. In 2006 she qualified as a professor at the University of Göttingen with a postdoctoral thesis (Habilitation) on the relationship between religion and the natural sciences in the early modern period. She taught as a guest professor and visiting professor both in and outside of Germany. In 2009 she accepted the professorship for History of the Early Modern Period at the Ruhr University in Bochum. She has been on the steering committee of the “Early Modern Period” working group of the Association of German Historians (DHV: Verband Deutscher Historiker und Historikerinnen Deutschlands) since 2009, and a member of the Käte Hamburger Kolleg “Dynamics in the History of Religion between Asia and Europe” since 2010 at the Ruhr University in Bochum. In 2011 she served as a mentor for the seventeenth “Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar, Early Modern German History” at the German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C. Since 2012 she has been a member of the graduate research training group (Graduiertenkolleg) “Dynamics of Space and Gender” (Kassel / Göttingen) sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).