Olga Springer worked as DAAD-Lektorin in the School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies in Dublin City University between 2010 and 2012. From 2008 to 2010, she worked on her doctoral thesis on “Ambiguity in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette”, having completed her MA (“Magister Artium”) in English Literature and Comparative Literature. Olga’s research interests include Victorian literature, ambiguity in language and literature, detective fiction and the novels of Ngaio Marsh.