Jane Freeland's picture
Jane Freeland

Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Link: Jane Freeland at the

Education / Work Experience

Since 2013 Editorial Assistant at the Journal of the Canadian Historical Association

Since September 2010 PhD candidate in History at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

2008-2010 MA in European, Russian and Eurasian Studies, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. Thesis: Saying ‘I’: Women, Desire and their Depiction in East Germany

2006-2008 BA (Hons) in Mediterranean Studies (minor in Arabic), Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada

2004-2006 BA/LLP-LB (Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice), Flinders University of South Australia, Australia.  Transferred studies to Wilfrid Laurier



2014 Visiting Fellowship, “Physical Violence and State Legitimacy in Late Socialism,” Centre for Contemporary History, Potsdam

2013 DAAD Short-Term Research Grant

2012 Council of European Studies Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowship

2012 German Historical Institute, Washington DC, Archival Summer Fellowship

2012 DAAD Language Grant

2011 Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute Fellow, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

2008-2010 Ontario Graduate Scholarship


Teaching Experience

2013 (Winter) Contract Instructor for LAWS 4106B: Law and Violence