Rebekka Rohleder studied English and History as well as Scholarly Editing at the FU Berlin from 2001 to 2007. From 2007 to 2012 she worked as wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (research assistant) at the Department for English and American Studies of the University of Hamburg. In 2017 she defended her PhD thesis on "‘A Different Earth’: Literary Space in Mary Shelley’s Novels". Between 2013 and 2017 she taught several classes at the Leuphana University of Lüneburg. From April 2017 to March 2019 she worked as wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin for the Department for English and American Studies of the University of Hamburg again. From March 2019 on she works as wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin at the Department of English and American Studies at Europa-Universität Flensburg.