Born 1942, PhD in GDR Literature and Society. Director of the
Research Centre in Women’s Studies, University of Sussex. Main research
topic: gender identity and Jewishness: German Jews after 1945. Further
areas of research: 1) Nationalism, Citizenship and Gender; 2) Politics,
Social Policy and Gender Equity; 3) Gender Issues of Marketisation and
Economic Restructuring: Comparing East Central Europe and China.