Nadine Garling, M.A., geb. 1980, realizes her PhD thesis in modern history at the University of Hamburg. She deals with the history of the Jewish community in Lübeck during the late 19th and early 20th century. Before she worked for the Jewish Museum Berlin. Her research interest covers German-Jewish history in the 19th and early 20th century, especially the process of religious pluralization and the history of Jewish communities in Northern Germany as well as the development of German Zionism.