Friederike Grenner

Friederike Grenner, M.A.

Teaching Fellow

PhD-Candidate and Administrative Assistant Indian Studies

Phone: +41 44 634 38 12

Room number: RAA G-31c

friederike.grenner@aoi.uzh.ch


Academic Training

since 08/2016 Teaching Fellow at the Department of Indian Studies, Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies, University of Zurich
2014-2016 Teaching and Research Assistant at the Department of Indian Studies, University of Zurich
since 2015 Administrative Assistant at the Department of Indian Studies, University of Zurich
since 2014 PhD-Student at the Department of Indian Studies, University of Zurich
2008-2012 Research Fellow at the Institute of the South Asian Languages and Cultures, Free University of Berlin
2007 M.A. Indische Philologie und Religionswissenschaft [Indian Philology and Science of Religion], Free University of Berlin

Research Interests

  • Contemporary Hinduism
  • Goddess Worship
  • Hindi Literature
  • Sikhism

PhD-Project

Shakti-Pithas – The Thrones of the Goddess in India

Publications

Chili, Chai, Chapati. Geschichten aus Indien, hrsg. von Friederike Grenner, Jürgen Neuß und Anna Petersdorf, Klagenfurt: 2011.

Lectures

6/2008 „Die Shakti-Pithas – Göttinnenverehrung in Indien” [The Shakti-Pithas – Goddess Worship in India], Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften [The Long Night of the Sciences], Free University of Berlin

Courses

  • Hindi-Sprachkurs [Hindi Language Course]
  • Hindi-Lektüren 1 und 2 [Hindi Literature]
  • 2009-2010 Erstellung einer Anthologie moderner Hindi-Kurzgeschichten [Compilation of an Anthology of Modern Hindi Short Stories]
  • 2008 Weibliche Gottheiten im Hinduismus [Female Deities in Hinduism]