Former members

Nienke Tjoelker

Nienke Tjoelker holds a Bachelor and Master's degree from the Radboud University in Nijmegen and an Advanced Master's degree from the University of Leuven. She completed her PhD on John Lynch's Alithinologia in 2010 at the University College Cork, Ireland. Among her publications on neo-Latin literature is an edition of Andreas Friz's Letter on tragedies (2014).

Simon Wirthensohn

Simon Wirthensohn has studied Classics, Italian and German Literature at the University of Innsbruck. He was a fellow of the LBI from 2013 to 2016, in this time he wrote his dissertation on the German Jesuit playwright Anton Claus.


Simon currently works as a project collaborator (Brixner Schultheater im 18. Jahrhundert) at the Classics Department of Innsbruck University