Department of Political and Social Sciences

Address Ihnestr. 21
14195 Berlin
Handicapped Parking Elevator at least 140 x 110 cm Handicapped Bathroom
Telephone +49 30 838-523 33 ; +49 30 838-523 00 (Information)
Fax +49 30 838-563 47
Homepage

www.polsoz.fu-berlin.de/en

The Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology is located at Landoltweg 1-9. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks The main building of the Otto Suhr Institute is located at Ihnestraße 21. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks The Social Science Library and Library of the Institute for East European Studies is located at Ihnestraße 22. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks In 1959 the Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science moved into the building at Ihnestraße 22. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks The Institute for Media and Communication Studies is located at Garystr. 55. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks A glass bridge connects the Otto Suhr Institute with the East European Institute and the Institute for Media and Communication Studies. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks The Institute of Sociology is located at Garystr. 55. | Source: Stefan Wolf Lucks

At a Glance

The Department of Political and Social Sciences consists of the Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science, the Institute of Sociology, the Institute for Media and Communication Studies, and the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology.

The department is one of the most research-intensive political and social scientific institutions in Germany. Examples of this are a collaborative research center and a group of researchers in the fields of international relations and European studies, and participation in research networks including two clusters supported by the German Excellence Initiative, Topoi and Languages of Emotion, and two graduate schools funded through the same initiative, the Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies and the Graduate School of East Asian Studies.

Last Update: Jan 30, 2014