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April 17, 2018

Kelly McCullough, GHDI project manager, talks with the TRAFO blog about the project's forthcoming relaunch

Kelly McCullough, project manager for German History in Documents & Images (GHDI), talks with TRAFO: The Blog for Transregional Research about the website's forthcoming relaunch and its potential use... Read on

April 16, 2018

Former GHI Research Fellow Ines Prodöhl appointed as an Associate Professor for Modern Economic History at the University of Bergen

Ines Prodöhl, who was a research fellow at the GHI from 2008 to 2017, will be joining the faculty of the University of Bergen in August 2018 as an Associate Professor for Modern Economic History.... Read on

April 13, 2018

New Fellowship: Innovation through Migration: Practitioners in Residence Program at GHI West, UC Berkeley

The German Historical Institute Washington DC is proud to announce a new fellowship program at its Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley, GHI West. The fellowship program offers professionals who work... Read on

March 28, 2018

GHI kicks off relaunch of its flagship project German History in Documents and Images

On April 1st, 2018 the GHI will begin work on the relaunch of its widely used website German History in Documents and Images (GHDI). Read on

March 19, 2018

Innovation through Migration: New Senior Fellowships at GHI West, UC Berkeley

The German Historical Institute Washington DC is proud to announce a new fellowship program at its Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley, GHI West. The fellowship program offers up to three senior... Read on

March 16, 2018

The GHI is currently looking for interns for the month of April

The GHI is currently looking to for interns to start in the month of April. If interested, please inquire with Melanie Smaney (smaney@ghi-dc.org). Read on

March 15, 2018

Approaches to Peace After 1918: Historians Discuss Roots of Contemporary Conflicts at the GHI Washington

One hundred years after the end of World War I, 40 historians from 10 countries are meeting to discuss its long-term consequences at the German Historical Institute Washington. The conference... Read on

March 14, 2018

Call for Conference Proposals for the 2019/2020 academic year

The German Historical Institute Washington invites proposals for conferences and workshops for the 2019/2020 academic year to be organized in cooperation with the GHI. The deadline for applying for... Read on

February 28, 2018

GHI Director Simone Lässig Publishes Article on Refugee Scholars in Special Issue of Social Research Journal

In her article, Simone Lässig analyzes scholarly rescue of Jewish emigre scholars to North America in the early 20th century and asks whether the mechanisms developed to aid endangered scholars and... Read on

February 27, 2018

Revised edition of "Washington's Second Blair House: 1607 New Hampshire Ave NW. An Illustrated History" now available online

The GHI is pleased to announce a new revised edition of the history of its building. Research Fellow Atiba Pertilla along with editor Casey Sutcliffe uncovered new materials that help better tell the... Read on