Dr. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramírez receives Senior Lecturer position at University of Groningen in the Netherlands

Dr. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramirez from the American Studies Institute has received a full-time position as Senior Lecturer in American Studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. Dr. Pisarz-Ramirez has established herself as one of the leading scholars in Latina/o studies. Her book MexAmerica (2005) has received widespread praise. While at Leipzig, she has spent time as visiting scholar at some of the leading institutions for studying the Americas, including the University of Bielefeld in Germany and Stanford University in the United States. We are very sorry to lose her unique expertise and energy, but delighted that she has been awarded such an excellent position at a major European university.