January 10, 2018

DFG features GHI conference "Knowledge in Flight" in its newsletter #DFGAktuell

The German Research Foundation (DFG) prominently featured our joint conference "Knowledge in Flight: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Scholar Rescue in North America", organized with the New School... Read on

January 04, 2018

New Video: Knowledge in Flight Multidisciplinary: Perspectives on Scholar Rescue in North America

A video is now available for the conference "Knowledge in Flight Multidisciplinary: Perspectives on Scholar Rescue in North America." Organized by The German Historical Institute, The Leo Baeck... Read on

December 08, 2017

Video: The Knowledge of/about Migrants: Preconceptions, Misconceptions, Limits

Thirty years after opening its doors in the US capital, the German Historical Institute Washington (GHI) has expanded its operations to the Pacific Coast. The opening of our new Pacific Regional... Read on

December 04, 2017

Former GHI Research Fellow Ines Prodöhl interviewed on NPR about her research on soy beans

Despite becoming the most widely grown crop in the United States, the soy bean does not have the same visibility or cultural relevance as crops like corn or wheat. In an interview on NPR, former GHI... Read on

November 14, 2017

GHI awarded 2-year grant by the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius for German History in Documents and Images

The German Historical Institute (GHI) was recently awarded a generous two-year grant from the Hamburg-based ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius. The grant will help transform the German History in... Read on

November 10, 2017

The 2017 Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize awarded to Bradley Nichols

The 2017 Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize was awarded to Bradley J. Nichols (Virginia Tech). The award ceremony took place at the 26th Annual Symposium of the Friends of the German Historical Institute... Read on

November 01, 2017

DHI Washington feiert offizielle Einweihung des neuen Regionalbüros GHI West in Berkeley

30 Jahre nachdem es seine Türen in der amerikanischen Hauptstadt geöffnet hat, feiert das Deutsche Historische Institut Washington (DHI) die Ausweitung seiner Aktivitäten an die nordamerikanische... Read on

November 01, 2017

GHI Washington Inaugurates New Pacific Regional Office, GHI West, in Berkeley

30 years after opening its doors in the US capital, the German Historical Institute Washington (GHI) is expanding its operations to the West Coast. The GHI’s new Pacific Regional Office, GHI West,... Read on

October 26, 2017

Max Weber Stiftung is now accepting applications for travel grants to China

Max Weber Stiftung is now accepting applications for travel grants to china. The deadline for applications is December 3, 2017. Read on

October 20, 2017

GHI Bulletin Issue 61 (Fall 2017) published

GHI Bulletin Issue 59 (Fall 2016) has been published and is available online for download. The issue features a special forum on Diversity in German History, edited by Till van Rahden, Anthony... Read on