Hans-Peter Nill studied Latin Philology and History at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen. He completed his First State Examination Degree for grammar and comprehensive schools in 2012.
In 2013, he started to work on his doctoral project entitled „Gewalt/Unmaking in Lucans Bellum Civile“ and submitted his thesis in 2016. From 2014 until 2016 he received a scholarship from the Landesgraduiertenförderung Baden-Württemberg.
Hans-Peter Nill’s main research interests are Lucan, representations of violence in Latin epic, narratology, and postmodernism. He is the author of “Friedrich Hölderlins Lucan-Übersetzung aus raumnarratologischer Perspektive”, in: A. Gil, R. Kirstein (edd.), Wissenstransfer und Translation, 2015, 164-192.