Press Room

February 13, 2019

GHI Director Simone Lässig invited to join the academic board of the Deutsches Schiffahrts Museum

The Deutsche Schifffahrtsmuseum is one of eight national research museums within the Leibniz Association in Germany. Read on

February 13, 2019

GHI Director Simone Lässig invited to join the board for Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH)

The Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History is one of the three Interdisciplinary Centers at the University of Luxembourg, focusing on high-quality research, analysis and public... Read on

February 08, 2019

The GHI is seeking to hire an Administrative Assistant (full or part-time)

The GHI is hiring an Administrative Assistant (full or part-time) for a 10-month period. The deadline for applications is March 3, 2019. Read on

February 01, 2019

The Next Deadline for GHI Short-term Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships Is April 1, 2019

The GHI awards short-term fellowships to European and North American doctoral students as well as postdoctoral scholars to pursue research projects that draw upon primary sources located in the United... Read on

February 01, 2019

Stern Prize Recipient Alice Weinreb Awarded Waterloo Centre for German Studies Book Prize

Alice Weinreb, a 2010 recipient of Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize, has been awarded the inaugural Waterloo Centre for German Studies Book Prize for Modern Hungers: Food and Power in Twentieth-Century... Read on

February 01, 2019

Deadline for GHI Fellowships at the Horner Library March 1, 2019

Together with the German Society of Pennsylvania, the German Historical Institute will sponsor two to four fellowships of up to four weeks for research at the Joseph Horner Memorial Library in... Read on

January 10, 2019

Former Research Fellow Mischa Honeck writes in Tagesspiegel about the 20th-century history of youth organizations

Former Research Fellow Mischa Honeck has written an article about the 20th-century history of youth organizations in Tagesspiegel. Read on

January 08, 2019

New Forum "The Vanishing Nineteenth Century in European History?" in CEH features contribution from GHI Director Simone Lässig

The CEH Discussion Forum on “The Vanishing Nineteenth Century in European History?” was just published in the Central European History. It was initiated by Simone Lässig and Karen Hagemann and... Read on

December 20, 2018

Research Fellow Jan C. Jansen Publishes Article in Latest Issue of Geschichte und Gesellschaft

The latest issue of Geschichte und Gesellschaft (vol. 44.4, 2018) includes an article by GHI research fellow Jan Jansen entitled "Flucht und Exil im Zeitalter der Revolutionen Perspektiven einer... Read on

December 20, 2018

GHI Director Simone Lässig Selected to Join the Expert Commission for the “Nationale Forschungsdateninfrastruktur”

The NFDI is an initiative spearheaded by the DFG and the GWK to set standards in data management and as a digital, regionally distributed and networked knowledge repository to sustainably secure and... Read on