Florian Wagner

Tandem Fellow in the History of Migration
GHI West - Pacific Regional Office
of the German Historical Institute Washington DC
Institute of European Studies
249 Moses Hall
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720-2316
(510) 643-4558

Biographical Summary

Florian Wagner is Assistant Professor at the University of Erfurt. He holds a Franco-German Master’s degree from the Universities of Tübingen and Aix-en-Provence. After joining the Universities of Freiburg and Rostock in 2010 and 2011, he received his PhD from the European University Institute in Florence. In 2016, he served as a coordinator at the Research Center for Hamburg’s (Post-)Colonial Legacy at the University of Hamburg to which he is still affiliated as a researcher.

Main Areas of Interest

  • International History of Colonialism
  • Transnational History of Europe
  • History of the Global South
  • Comparative History
  • History of Global Migrations
  • History of Knowledge and Science