Anna-Rebecca received her bachelor's degree in Germanistik from the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich.
In 2013-14, she was part of the LMU exchange program and received her master's degree at Washington University. She is now a doctoral candidate in German as well as part of the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies certificate program at WashU. For her dissertation she is looking at the depiction of disability and families in 19th century Austrian and German literature with a particular focus on bodies and norms.
In 2017-18, Anna is doing research in Innsbruck, Austria, with the help of the Franz-Werfel Scholarship.