Born in Bucharest in 1989; Theodor Costea has a B.A. in German and Russian Studies from the University of Bucharest (2007–2010); an M.A. in Comparative Literature from Freie Universität Berlin (2011–2014); an M.A. in History of Science and Technology from Technische Universität Berlin (2014–2017); since 2018 he has worked as a Digital Humanities Specialist for the DFG-funded digital edition project "Poetry and Science. Collected German and Italian Letters" (Berlin office).
Digital methods for historical research (e.g. digital editions, network modelling and analysis); history of technology during the 19th and 20th centuries (history of transportation, mobility, and infrastructure).