Regina Bittner (Dr.phil.) is head of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation Academy and responsible for the conception and teaching of postgraduate programmes for design, Bauhaus and architectural research. Her work focuses on international architecture and urban research, modernity and migration, the cultural history of modernity and heritage studies. She curated numerous exhibitions on the Bauhaus and the cultural history of modernism. The results of her research and teaching have been published in numerous publications. She studied Cultural Studies and Art History at the University of Leipzig and earned her doctorate at the Institute for European Ethnology at the Humboldt University in Berlin.