Press Room

October 10, 2019

Fourth Annual Conference on Digital Humanities and Digital History at GHI Washington

In Washington versammeln sich vom 10. bis 12. Oktober über 40 Forscher*innen aus Europa und den USA am Deutschen Historischen Institut (DHI) um neuesten Erkenntnissen im Bereich der digitalen... Read on

September 10, 2019

ERC Starting Grant for German Historical Institute Researcher

Dr. Jan C. Jansen, research fellow at the German Historical Institute Washington (GHI) was awarded a Starting Grant by the European Research Council, ERC, for his project “Atlantic Exiles: Refugees... Read on

August 28, 2019

GHI Bulletin Supplement 14 " Alternative Realities: Utopian Thought in Times of Political Rupture" available online

The GHI's latest Bulletin Supplement " Alternative Realities: Utopian Thought in Times of Political Rupture" edited by Paul Lerner and Joes Segal is available online. Read on

July 26, 2019

The Pacific Regional Office is now seeking applications for its 2020-21 "Innovation through Migration" Senior Fellowship Program

The fellowship program offers up to three senior scholars per year the chance to come to Berkeley to help shape the emerging research focus on the histories of migrant knowledge advanced by the GHI |... Read on

July 26, 2019

The Pacific Regional Office is now seeking applications for its 2020-21 "Innovation through Migration" Practitioners in Residence Program

The fellowship program offers professionals who work in government as well as in nongovernmental organizations, the fields of social work, or in relevant media on issues of migration politics a... Read on

June 28, 2019

The GHI library will have limited hours during the month of July

Please note that the GHI library will have limited hours during the summer. During the month of July, the library will be open from 9 am to 1pm. Attendance outside these hours is by appointment only. Read on

June 19, 2019

New Publication: Consumer Engineering, 1920s–1970s: Marketing between Expert Planning and Consumer Responsiveness

In the middle of the twentieth century, a new class of marketing expert emerged beyond the familiar ad men of Madison Avenue. Working as commercial designers, consumer psychologists, sales managers,... Read on

June 14, 2019

German Historical Institute and Franz Steiner Publishing House Honor Outstanding Research on Transatlantic Relations in Times of Isolationism

The GHI and the Franz Steiner Verlag in Stuttgart awarded the Franz Steiner Prize 2019 to Dr. Elisabeth Piller for her dissertation manuscript “Re-Winning American Hearts and Minds – German Public... Read on

June 11, 2019

GHI Bulletin Issue 64 (Spring 2019) published

GHI Bulletin Issue 64 (Spring 2019) has been published and is available online for download. The issue features an articles by Paul Nolte on “A Different Sort of Neoliberalism? Making Sense of German... Read on

June 06, 2019

Wie steht es um die Freiheit der Wissenschaft?

Welchen Nutzen und welche Relevanz Wissenschaft und Forschung haben und welche Arbeitsmarktchancen sich aus ihnen ergeben, sind Dauerfragen, die jedoch in den letzten Jahren an Brisanz gewonnen haben,... Read on